New, previously unseen hoard objects on display now at Birmingham Museum
5th August 2013
In late 2012 a second survey was undertaken of the field where the Staffordshire Hoard was discovered in 2009. The survey yielded 81 additional hoard objects that were subsequently acquired by
After the discovery the objects were kept at the
Don’t miss your chance to see the new finds on display for the first time. They include the second ‘possible cheekpiece’ (a pair to the one in the original 2009 find), a gold and garnet cross, a gold and cloisonné garnet eagle-shaped fitting and many other fragments, including sword hilt plates and fittings.
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