• Christina B

    The golden crown of the Środa treasure, which belonged to Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor. Around 1348, needing funds to support his claim to the King, Charles pawned various items to the Jewish banker Muscho (Moshe, Mojżesz) in Środa. Soon afterwards, the black plague visited Środa. Muscho was not heard of again, and no one ever reclaimed the treasure.

  • Marita Atkins

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  • Zoë Topia

    The Środa treasure is one of most valuable archaeological finds in 20th century. It was found in 1985 during renovation works in Środa Śląska, Poland. This golden crown is attributed to Blanche of Valois, a wife of Emperor Charles IV who reigned from 1346 – 1378.

  • Pamela Saunders

    The Środa treasure is one of most valuable archeological finds in 20th century. It was found in 1985 during renovation works in Środa Śląska, Poland. The main part of the treasure is now in Regional Museum there. The treasures found include a Golden crown, probably belonging to Blanche of Valois, a wife of Emporer Charles IV, two 12th century gold pendants, two 13th century gold pendants, a medieval gold clasp decorated with precious stones, three rings, 39 gold coins, and 2924 silver coins.

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