The Staffordshire Hoard is the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold and silver metalwork yet found. It was unearthed in a field near the village of Hammerwich, near Lichfield, in Staffordshire, England, on 5 July The hoard consists of over items.
Prince and Princess Russian jewels of the century. The big necklace is so called "barmy" that was the sign of nobles. Historically barmy is of Byzantium origin and came to Russia with the first embassies and brides to Russian Princes from Low Empire.
Gold and enamel Anglo-Saxon roundel: gold tray inlaid with cloisonne enamel; depicting the right Hand of God in opaque white enamel. Late Century - found by an armature metal detectorist in Hampshire, England and currently housed in the British Museum.
Earrings Byzantine, 600 AD The Walters Museum “These dramatic, colorful earrings were most likely made in Constantinople, perhaps as an imperial gift to a Visigothic ruler of medieval Spain, where the.
Gold Finger Ring -- Belonged to Æthelswith the queen of Mercia and sister of Alfred the Great. She was also the daughter of Æthelwulf, who owned the ring . The ring was found in 1991 when a farmer was plowing in Northeastern England.