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Beachcomber reunites elated wife with diamond ring lost months ago in Mossel Bay

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Tracey Liebenberg with her wedding ring, a solitaire diamond set in platinum. (Photo: Supplied)
Tracey Liebenberg with her wedding ring, a solitaire diamond set in platinum. (Photo: Supplied)

When Willem Kotze's metal detector sounded on Diaz Beach in Mossel Bay in March, he unearthed a not-so-little treasure, the value of which he was yet to realise.

Used to finding mostly coins, bottle tops and pieces of aluminium foil, he recognised the ring he dug up as potentially something special.

"I had thought it was silver, but questioned why someone would then put what looked like a big diamond on it," he said.

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