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Gallery Takes Two Years to Carefully Repair Hole Punched in $12 Million Monet

Gallery Takes Two Years to Carefully Repair Hole Punched in $12 Million Monet

Buzz60 (Jan. 26, 2015) An Irish art gallery details the extensive surgery a priceless Monet underwent after being punched by some crazy Irish guy. Jen Markham (@jenmarkham) has the story. Video provided by Buzz60
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King Tutankhamun Burial Mask Sloppily Glued Back Together After Cleaning Mishap

King Tutankhamun Burial Mask Sloppily Glued Back Together After Cleaning Mishap

Buzz60 (Jan. 22, 2015) King Tutankhamun Burial Mask is now being called 'irreversibly damaged' after its famous beard broke off in a botched cleaning job and then was hastily glued back together. Jen Markham (@jenmarkham) has the story. Video provided by Buzz60
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132-Year-Old Winchester Rifle Found in National Park

132-Year-Old Winchester Rifle Found in National Park

Buzz60 (Jan. 16, 2015) A Winchester rifle was found standing up against a tree in Nevada's Great Basin National Park and as Mara Montalbano (@maramontalbano) tells us, it created a mystery park officials are trying to solve. Video provided by Buzz60
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Man Pays $4.8 Million for Two Coins

Man Pays $4.8 Million for Two Coins

Buzz60 (Jan. 12, 2015) Kevin Lipton of Beverly Hills started collecting coins when he was 12 years old. Thirty years ago he saw a Birch cent at a New York City Auction house, and he's been searching everywhere for one of his own. Luckily, he finally found it at an auction in Orlando and had the spare $2.6 million to purchase it. Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports Video provided by Buzz60
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