Spanish treasure boat at center of ownership fight

World Today

Some call it the “holy grail of shipwrecks”. The San Jose Galleon that sank off the coast of Colombia 300 years ago, has been found.

Experts say what’s on board could be worth up to $17 billion. Now the find is caught in a showdown involving those who claim ownership.

CCTV America’s Michelle Begue reports.

Spanish treasure boat at center of ownership fight

Some call it the "holy grail of shipwrecks". The San Jose Galleon that sank off the coast of Colombia 300 years ago, has been found. Experts say what's on board could be worth up to $17 billion. Now the find is caught in a showdown involving those who claim ownership. CCTV America's Michelle Begue reports.