MCCARTHY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MCCARTHY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) California couple finds $10M gold-coin bonanza http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57597021-68/coins-gold-couple-kagin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57597021-68/coins-gold-couple-kagin.html.csp">California couple finds $10M gold-coin bonanza</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN ROGERS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T12:03:01.579-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their Gold Country property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried in the shadow of an old tree. Nearly all of the 1,427 coins, dating from 1847 to 1894, are in uncirculated, mint condition, said David Hall, co-founder of Professional Coin Grading Service of Santa Ana, which recently authenticated them. Although the face value of the gold pieces only adds up to about $27,000, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57597021@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:03:01 MDT