By Kirrily Schwartz
IT COULD have been captured by swashbuckling pirates, lost in a shipwreck, swallowed by mud or hidden by the Nazis.
Either way, legend has it incredible amounts of treasure are hidden around the world: gold, silver, pearls, religious artefacts, emeralds from the New World.
Even some of King John’s crown jewels, lost in 1216, are rumoured to be among the booty.
Gone are the days of tattered maps with a handy “X” marking the spot.
Bullion Vault, the world’s largest online gold investment service, has just released an infographic detailing the locations of seven treasure troves yet to be discovered.