1114 ancient coins seized in eastern Turkey


On Tuesday, Turkish authorities seized 1,114 ancient coins in the northeastern province of Ardahan.


The gendarmerie command forces in Ardahan conducted a search of a car they had parked in the state.

He added that the operation resulted in the seizure of 1,114 antique coins and the arrest of two people who were on board the car.


It is believed that the antique coins date back to the Byzantine and Roman periods.