The striking bronze, enamel and glass brooch dates back to the Iron Age.
Coins and jewelry from the time of Alexander the Great have been found by hikers in a stalactite filled cave in northern Israel. Continue reading →
A 4000-year-old, bejeweled mummy is discovered below a temple in Luxor. Continue reading →
A trove of gold coins, bracelets, buckles and broaches are among the precious treasures retrieved from a 157-year-old shipwreck off the coast of South Carolina.
The bracelets and necklaces, representing one of the finest collection of Roman jewelry, were buried in Colcester, U.K., by a terrified Roman woman. Continue reading →
An inscription on a 1,000-year-old amulet confirms that small Viking charms do represent Thor's hammer. Continue reading →
A necklace found near the head of a young woman's remains from the Bronze Age reveal what materials people once used to create jewelry. Continue reading →