1103. Meaning of 'treasure'.

1103.     Meaning of 'treasure'.

'Treasure' is1:

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    (1)     any object at least 300 years old2 when found which:

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      (a)     is not a coin3 but has metallic content of which at least 10 per cent by weight4 is precious metal5;

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      (b)     when found, is one of at least two coins in the same find6 which are at least 300 years old at that time and have that percentage of precious metal7; or

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      (c)     when found, is one of at least ten coins in the same find which are at least 300 years old at that time8;

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    (2)     any object