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   The coins treasure of Saint-Denis-les-Sens

 The Villethierry Treasure

 Front of the hot baths


 Death of the Dauphin

 Holy Reliquary

 Visit to the farm


 Adoration of the Magi


 Tapestry of the Three Coronations

 Holy Dish

 Shroud of St. Victor



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Sens, Musées
The coins treasure of Saint-Denis-les-Sens
  Made of gold
Discovered in 1992
- Museums of Sens -
(Photo - Museums of Sens, L. de Cargouët)

This exceptional treasure trove has 242 gold coins from the Gaulish period, called stateres. It was found at the bottom of a hole, where a post was put as part of the structure of a house. They are all identical, with the same weight of 7.5g. These coins are spherical, and are decorated with a cross