Treasures and treasure hunts are perhaps the next thing after supernatural so far generated lore and fiction is concerned.
The long lost treasure legends are something very familiar from the days the daring pirates were ruling the seas and the conquistadors’ quests uncovered lost treasures of ancient civilizations.
The treasure raiders were on the hunt for these amazing treasures since the dawn of civilization and even if the modern world has created the means for the treasures to be hunted via technology , the adventurers of the world still dream about finding the legendary treasure able to bring them fame and fortune and why not…a place in eternity.
1. The Amber Room – a treasure created by Prussia became a gift for Russia and disappeared during World War II in Germany
2. The Hope diamond – uniquely blue, supposing to be cursed
3. Cocos island treasure – the pirates lair said to host the treasures of the seven seas
4. Globe of Jewels – ordered by the Iran ruler, it is unique in the world
5. Pereshchepina Treasure – impressive collection of artifacts highly disputed
6. Ramses’s missing treasure – legendary burial chamber treasure
7. The lost Dutchman mine – a gold chase treasure mysteriously lost during the years of the young America
8. Tillia Tepe – burial ground treasure in Afghanistan
9. The Ark of the Covenant – long lost treasure of ancient religious origins supposed to bring victory to whoever carries it in battle
10. SS Central America – legendary treasure hunted and found, made rich the ones who discovered it