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    UK treasure hunter finds 52,000 Roman coins

    LONDON A treasure hunter has found about 52,500 Roman coins, one of the largest such discoveries ever in Britain, officials said Thursday.
    The hoard, which was valued at 3.3 million pounds ($5 million), includes hundreds of coins bearing the image of Marcus Aurelius Carausius, who seized power in Britain and northern France in the late third century and proclaimed himself emperor.
    Dave Crisp, a treasure hunter using a metal detector, located the coins in April in a field in southwestern England,