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Last Updated: Wednesday November 04 2009 15:55 GMT

In pictures: 1m treasure trove


These four golden necklaces were discovered in a field in Stirlingshire. They were a good find as they're thought to be worth about 1m.

David Booth

David Booth made the discovery while using his metal detector. The jewellery is thought to be nearly 2,000 years old.

Close up of Torc

The necklaces are known as Torcs.

Close up of Torc

The find is the most important hoard of Iron Age gold ever found in Scotland.