If you grew up like us with a metal detector in hand you know the thrill of a big discovery.
To prove our point, we’ve put together a collection of unique ‘gems’ that were found at the most random times and in some very odd places.
Scroll down below to check out this neat list of awesome and even historical finds that people happened upon while they were out and about. Don’t forget to upvote your favs!
1 A Viking Sword Dating Back Over 1,000 Years Ago Was Discovered By Reindeer Hunters At An Elevation Of 5,400 Feet, Atop A Mountain In Southern Norway
2 My Nephew Found A Sea Shell With Squid Eggs Inside
3 This Satisfying Pebble I Found At The Beach
4 My Friend Works In Recycling. He Found A Filled Diary From 1941
5 While Walking On The Beach In Hawaii My Wife And I Found This Glass Ball That Had Become The Home Of Small Marine Ecosystem
6 Found This Old Calculator In My Great Grandmother's Attic
7 A Friend Found A Pink Grasshopper While Working
8 I Found A Transparent Leaf
9 Found An Almost Perfectly Spherical Rock At The Beach
10 Fisherman Found A Giant Pearl, Weighing 34kg, But Wasn't Aware The $100 Million Pearl Was So Valuable And Kept It As A Luck Charm