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    The Treasure of Gourdon – France discovered in 1845, is a hoard of gold, the objects dating to the end of the fifth or beginning of the sixth century, which was secreted soon after 524. When it was found the hoard comprised a chalice (shown), a rectangular paten, similarly applied with garnets and turquoises in cloisonné compartments, together with about a hundred gold coins dating from the reigns of Byzantine emperors Leo I (457-474) through that of Justin I (518-527).

    Mirror Case in the shape of an Ankh from Tutankhamun's Tomb

    Iron slave collar, Roman, fourth-sixth century CE The inscription says "I have run away; hold me. When you shall have returned me to my master, Zoninus, you will receive a gold coin". This was sealed around the slave's neck so there was no way to take it off.

    Finger Ring of King Akhenaten and Queen Nefertiti Period: New Kingdom, Amarna Period Dynasty: Dynasty 18 Reign: reign of Akhenaten Date: ca. 1353–1323 B.C. Geography: Egypt, Middle Egypt, el-Amarna

    Falcon collar of Princess Neferuptah Twelfth Dynasty, reign of Amenemhat III, 1831-1786 BC | gold, carnelian, feldspar | The Egyptian Museum, Cairo

    The Helmet of Agighiol is a Geto-Dacian silver helmet dating from the 5th century BC, housed in the National Museum of Romanian History, Bucharest. It comes from the Agighiol area, in the Tulcea County, Romania. The helmet is similar to the Helmet of Coţofeneşti and three other Getian gold or silver helmets discovered so far.

    Although throughout her reign Queen Elizabeth I never spoke publicly of her mother, the treasonous; and beheaded second wife of Henry VIII, upon Elizabeth's death in 1603, this ring was removed from her finger. Within its secret compartment are two miniature enamel portraits, one of Elizabeth, the other, of a woman many believe to be Anne.

    A treasure of 51 Macedonian gold coins (and a necklace) hidden inside a cavity in the rock in Ancient Corinth. The coins of Philipp II come from Pella and Amphipolis in Macedonia, while those of Alexander III (the Great) from Amphipolis, from Miletus and Tarsus in Asia Minor, Salamis in Cyprus and Sidon in Phoenicia. The treasure trove was hidden sometime after 330 BC, when Alexander was in Asia and a Macedonian garrison had been stationed in Corinth to safeguard the Isthmus.

    Vase. Reign of Ramses II, Dynasty 19. Owner: Atumentyneb, cup bearer of the King.

    A sword from the 550-330 BC- Achaemenid Dynasty, Persian

    Throne of Princess Satamun Embellished with gold and silver foil, this wooden throne comes from the tomb of Yuya and Tuyu, great-grandparents of King Tutankhamun!.... & the pre-cursor to the french empire & english regency furniture we know & love..Thos Hope, eat your heart out.

    ivory inkstand, egypt, c15th.

    Charlemagne, a figure of great splendor, who became the model for Kings and Emperors

    The "Agris" Helmet, 4th century BC, an ornamental helmet of iron with gold leaf. The helmet was found buried in a cave in Agris, Western France. It may have been a ritual offering to the spirits of the underworld. The highly intricate decoration on this helmet is a remarkable example of the La Tène style of metal work.

    Scarab Finger Ring reign of Thutmose III ca. 1479–1425 B.C. Accession Number: 26.7.760

    Bronze Griffin Aquamantle (used at table for pouring water to wash hands before & afetr eating) C12th from Vienna Museum

    A Scarce Tudor Rose Ring; England 1490

    King Tut rings