not quite minimalistic enough  

It gets better with age

“The Seoul-based Shinil Group said its divers discovered a wreck it identified as the 6,200-ton Dmitrii Donskoi, which went down during the 1904-1905 Russo-Japanese war off an eastern Korean island. The company speculated about 200 tons of gold bars and coins that are worth 150 trillion won ($132bn) would probably still be aboard the ship.”

That must be some seriously powerful gold, to be worth 16.5 times the current market price.


Written on July 20, 2018