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The discovery of the Cheapside Hoard

Duration: 02:56

Shaun Leane reveals how the fabulous stash of jewels were discovered by accident on a London building site and takes a look at some of the most breath-taking pieces in the hoard.

Available since: Mon 14 Oct 2013

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Secret Knowledge The Hidden Jewels of the Cheapside Hoard

8/12 The story behind a trove of Elizabethan and Jacobean jewels discovered in London in 1912.

First broadcast: 15 Oct 2013

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