Ancient gold coin left by dynasty with Jesus blood line link to go on show in Glasgow

By Culture24 Reporter | 12 March 2014

An “extremely rare” 7th century gold coin, thought to come from the Merovingians – the dynasty linked to the blood line of Jesus Christ in Dan Brown’s novel The Da Vinci Code – is part of a new exhibition opening in Glasgow.

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Scottish Gold is at the Hunterian Art Gallery from March 14 – June 15 2014.

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Pics: The Hunterian, University of Glasgow 2014; Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014, Royal Collection Trust
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