Northern California Couple's $11 Million Gold Coin Bonanza Put Up For Sale, First Coin Sold For $15KA treasure trove of rare gold coins that were discovered by a California couple out walking their dog last year went on sale Tuesday, with the first coin fetching $15,000 that will be contributed to turning San Francisco's Old Mint into a museum.
San Francisco’s Old Mint To Hold Rare Coin Exhibit & Auction For New Museum An anonymous California couple is about to cash in on their buried treasure, but will first loan their coins to the old U.S. Mint in San Francisco for an exhibition.

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