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Treasure hunters found 300-year old artefact

Family of treasure hunting scavengers recovered the lost piece of a 300-year-old religious necklace. Gold filigree necklace sacred to Spanish priests was found off central Florida’s east coast. The square-shaped ornament is believed to be from 1715, when a fleet of Spanish ships were hit by a hurricane. Ownership will be divided between the state of Florida, the owner of the wreck site and the Schmitt family.

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