500-year-old coin that may have been dropped by one of Richard III's soldiers fleeing the Battle of Bosworth Field is found by an amateur treasure hunter | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED


500-year-old coin that may have been dropped by one of Richard III's soldiers fleeing the Battle of Bosworth Field is found by an amateur treasure hunter

The coin, minted during the reign of King Richard III, is one of only a handful
The rare find is now set fetch £15,000 ($20,000) at Dix Noonan Webb's auction
Michelle Vall from Blackpool discovered it during a charity rally in September
Battle of Bosworth Field marked the end of the thiry-year long Wars of the Roses
Experts speculate the gold coin may have been dropped by one of Richard's soldiers fleeing the pivotal battle in 1485

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