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July 7 2014

Cursed Warship Revealed With Treasure Onboard


On the second day of a brutal naval battle in 1564, a cursed warship went up in a ball of flames, consigning 800 to 900 Swedish and German sailors and a fortune in gold and silver coins to the bottom of the Baltic Sea (map). Legend has it that a specter rose from the inferno to guard the pride of the Swedish navy—named the Mars for the Roman god of war—against ever being discovered.

Treasure hunters, archaeologists, and history aficionados have sought the Mars over the years.

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