Wednesday, 24 February 2021

The Trier Gold Hoard

The 'Trier Gold Hoard' is the largest Roman gold hoard ever discovered. It comprises 2,516 gold coins weighing 18.5 kg. The hoard was discovered in 1993 in Trier Germany. The oldest coins were struck by Emperor Nero in the years 63/64 AD, the youngest under Septimius Severus between 193 and 196.