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The Violin That Played While The Titanic Sank Has Been Found

Whoa.

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Remember the band-plays-on scene from "Titanic"?

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The auction house worked tirelessly with forensic scientists, Oxford University, and a Hartley biographer to identify the violin, according to the Associated Press. The instrument is still in good condition, despite being water-stained and cracked.

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