441 Moroccan gold dinars and two European copper coins.

Provides tangible evidence of a flourishing trade that was taking place between England, the Low Countries and Morocco from the mid 16th century.


Discovered by a team of divers off Salcombe Bay, Devon between 1994-98.

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