10 Incredible Treasures Discovered by Accident

1 day ago · Marta · 0 Comment

How many of you have dreamed of becoming an archaeologist or a pirate and discovering hidden treasures? It’s the feeling of anticipation and excitement that makes us love adventure novels and movies about Indiana Jones. However, even everyday life can become fun if you look in the right direction.

Dimplify gathered for you 10 amazing stories about people who found treasures in the most unexpected places. Some of them inspired us to look more attentively at the things we own.


6. $3 million Worth Of baseball Cards Were Discovered In a family’s Attic.

In February 2011, Karl Kissner found 700 rare baseball cards that belonged to his grandfather, Carl Hench, who died in the 1940s. Karl was cleaning his attic when he saw the box stashed under a wooden dollhouse. When he opened it, he saw a bunch of old cards that didn’t look like any he had seen before. This large collection was described by experts as “the biggest, most exciting find in the history of sports card collecting, a discovery probably worth millions.”

In August 2011, the family decided to sell some of the cards during the National Sports Collectors Convention in Baltimore. Experts say that the cards might bring up to $2-3 million to Karl and his family.

6. $3 million worth of baseball cards were discovered in a family’s attic.

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