Gold Sea Horse from the Staffordshire Hoard (VIIè et VIIIè s), the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found. In excess of separate items were discovered in a Staffordshire, England field in July of
Staffordshire hoard research reveals secret of Anglo-Saxon ‘gold’
Thursday 16 October The Staffordshire Hoard. Staffordshire hoard research reveals secret of Anglo-Saxon ‘gold’ Scientists studying stash of ‘warrior bling’ discover use of secret technique which gave lower grade metal the appearance of gold
The Earliest Surviving Dated Astrolabe – An astronomical instrument used for observing planetary movements, was indispensable for navigation. A type of analog calculator, brass astrolabes were developed by mathematicians in the medieval Islamic world.
This Old House by Kurt Christensen "Stumbled upon this massive old building near Hunter Mountain in Upstate, New York. This shot doesn't come close to capturing the entire building. This building was the Cold Spring Hotel.