From The Teachings of Silvanus: "Do not be a sausage which is full of useless things."
Thursday, September 24, 2009
UK find of Anglo Saxon gold
The largest find of Anglo Saxon gold has been made public. This hoard of 1500 (mostly martial) objects from Staffordshire (heartland of the kingdom of Mercia) is perhaps the most important collection of Anglo-Saxon objects found in England. On the left is the "folded cross."