Hoards

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Hoard
... In archaeology, a hoard is a collection of valuable objects or artifacts, sometimes purposely buried in the ground ... hoarders sometimes died before retrieving the hoard, and these surviving hoards may be uncovered by metal-detectorists, members of the public and ... Forgetfulness and physical displacement from the location of the hoard may contribute to failing to retrieve it ...
Czermno, Lublin Voivodeship - History
... In April 2011 two hoards of silver jewellery were found by archaeologists during the excavation of the early medieval earthwork castle and associated settlement at Czermno ... The hoards, which were situated 20 metres apart, comprised about forty items of jewellery, including earrings, finger rings, armlets, bracelets, and temple pendants ... One of the hoards was found in an earthenware pot, and the other hoard was probably originally placed in a cloth or leather bag which has since decayed ...
Aksumite Currency - Archaeology
... Numerous hoards of coins (always gold save one silver coin) have been found in Southern Arabia, much more than in Aksum itself, attesting perhaps to an Aksumite presence in ... The hoards may be the remnants of hoards left in Kaleb's time (perhaps used to pay soldiers), when it was under an Aksumite governor ...
Hoxne Hoard - Burial and Historical Background - Late Roman Hoards
... The Hoxne Hoard comes from the later part of a century (c. 350–450) from which an unusually large number of hoards have been discovered, mostly from the fringes of the Empire ... Such hoards vary in character, but many include the large pieces of silver tableware lacking in the Hoxne Hoard dishes, jugs and ewers, bowls and cups, some plain, but ...
Wissett
... Wissett Hoards ... Early in 2011 two hoards of Bronze Age axe heads, spears and a rapier blade were discovered in Wissett by two responsible metal detectorists ... The hoards were found about nine meters apart.The second hoard was excavated fully by the County Archaeological Team and careful expert examination of the objects has shown them ...