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Roman coins discovered buried underneath the ruins of Japanese castle

Archaeologists have been surprised by the strange finding of ancient Roman coins, buried in the ruins of a castle located in Japan.  The four copper coins were unearthed from the soil beneath Katsuren Castle on Okinawa Island.

They were originally believed to have been a hoax before their true origin was unveiled. Experts have no idea as to how the Roman coins arrived at Uruma, but some believe they might have been traded, with no evidence of a route existing so far. Continue reading Roman coins discovered buried underneath the ruins of Japanese castle

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