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Jewels belonging to wealthy Titanic passengers now on display

Jewels belonging to wealthy Titanic passengers now on display

On August 16, 1987, an unmarked Gladstone leather satchel was recovered from the debris of the R.M.S. Titanic. In it were 15 priceless artifacts, including diamonds, sapphires, pearls and gold jewelry that once belonged to some of Titanic’s most affluent passengers. Protected by the leather bag, these jewel remained in pristine condition — despite sitting 2.5 miles underwater for [...]

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