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Kicker: Thrift store treasure


WORLD Radio - Kicker: Thrift store treasure

A bargain hunter found a Latin document worth far more than the asking price


NICK EICHER, HOST: A bargain hunter looking for a simple KitchenAid mixer at an estate sale found a much-bigger bargain.

The man stumbled upon a framed document hanging on a wall. It had elaborate script in Latin and it looked downright medieval.

So he bought it for $75 and confirmed with experts it was from the late 13th Century, it was used in the Beauvais Cathedral in France and could be worth as much as $10,000.

Not a bad return on that $75.

Now he can afford a new mixer.

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