A Florida family hit the jackpot when they found $1 million-worth of gold artefacts, including a royal coin from ... 1715 and made for King Phillip V of Spain (1683-1746). “These finds are important not just for their monetary value, but their …
The treasure-hunting Schmitt family made the discovery of a lifetime after finding what could be $300,000 worth of gold off the coast of Fort Pierce in Florida, reports the Orlando Sentinel. The family—along with diver and friend, Dale Zeak— …
The night before her treasure-hunting family discovered $1 million worth of Spanish gold off central Florida's Atlantic coast last month, Hillary Schmitt had a premonition they were going to find something big. "I'm like, 'What is this …
Florida treasure hunters ... That’s because gold is one of the least reactive chemical elements and is extremely resistant to corrosion. The Schmitts’ lucky find actually took place on June 17, but the family held off the announcement so it …
A Florida family of avid ... told NBC News’ Gabe Gutierrez of his family’s love of hunting for treasure. “It’s not just the gold — it’s the whole history of the whole thing.” The family’s latest finds from the 1715 wreckage include a ...
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RESTRICTION SUMMARY: AP Clients Only ; MANDATORY COURTESY: 1715 Fleet - Queens Jewels LLCSHOTLIST:MANDATORY COURTESY: 1715 Fleet - Queens Jewels LLCAtlantic Ocean - 17 June 20151. Eric …
SANFORD, Fla. - A Sanford family has struck gold for the second time in the past year after finding a gold artifact within a Spanish shipwreck off the coast of Florida. Rick, Eric and Lisa Schmitt found an ornate, high-karat gold pyx in the …
(CNN) — The Schmitt family has spent every day of the last 13 summers searching for gold off the Treasure Coast of Florida. And it looks like their ... It's the biggest find the family has ever made, and they've been doing this a long, …
This weekend the sailors' misfortune became the Schmitt family's luck, Reuters reports. Gold ... Florida law gives the state a 20% stake in the reward; the rest will be divided evenly between the company and the Schmitt family. This was …
... hunters has found more than $1 million worth of gold artifacts off the coast of Florida. Multiple media outlets reported Monday that boat captain Eric Schmitt and his family made the find June 17 about 15 feet deep in the Atlantic Ocean …