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Title: The Thirteen Treasures of the Island of Britain
Post by: Tascio on May 13, 2011, 12:08:25 AM
What's this thread all about? Go here to find out: The Thirteen Treasures of the Island of Britain (http://www.detecting.org.uk/blog/2011/05/the-thirteen-treasures-of-the-island-of-britain/)

What are Britain's 13 greatest treasures? Have your say right here!
Title: Re: The Thirteen Treasures of the Island of Britain
Post by: leehorton7 on May 16, 2011, 11:10:25 AM
id have to say the staffordshire hoard just because of the mere amount and condition of the finds
the pyramind shaped sword decorations are fantstic, and the staff cross i think it speaks for itself , nice to think a proper detector found it all and it wasnt night hawked and lost forever
Title: Re: The Thirteen Treasures of the Island of Britain
Post by: Tascio on May 16, 2011, 09:33:31 PM
Yep, the Staffordshire Hoard should be way up the list!

These are my favourite bits I think (Images courtesy of the Staffordshire Hoard website (http://www.staffordshirehoard.org.uk/)):



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