Bag of Treasure

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£35.00

The perfect selection of goodies for all Staffordshire Hoard fans!

This package contains the Staffordshire Hoard book to learn about the hoard, with a bookmark to keep your place. You get keyring and a tote bag to store your own treasure as well as a bottle of mead to tempt the taste buds. 

Staffordshire Hoard Tote Bag: This lovely canvas tote bag features one of Staffordshire Hoard’s famous patterns that derives from a button, probably used as a fastening on a scabbard. The renowned collection is a must see, displayed at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, part of Birmingham Museums. This bag is ideal bag for books and shopping. The bag measures 39 x 66 x 2 cm.

Staffordshire Hoard Mead: Introducing the official Staffordshire Hoard Mead. This delightful tipple has been developed in partnership with the Shire Meadery, it’s a brand new recipe inspired by the Staffordshire Hoard. Historically mead was highly sought after; but only regularly available to those of great wealth and renown, or those of more humble means who had the skill and will to make it. The Staffordshire Hoard Mead is a light, semi-sweet honey wine, infused with juniper and meadowsweet. You’ll enjoy fruity, herbal and fresh pine notes as you sip. A bottle of this exclusive Mead makes the perfect gift for history lovers around the world, let’s raise a glass the discovery of the Staffordshire Hoard, the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found! ABV: 5.5% for a 750 ml bottle.

Staffordshire Hoard Millefiori Notebook: This attractive notebook has the early Millefiori image on the cover from the famous Staffordshire Hoard collection meaning 'One thousand flowers'. A great way for the dearest collector to keep your day’s findings and research notes. The notebook measures 10 x 15 x 0.7 cm with plain pages.

Staffordshire Hoard Leather Bookmark: A black stylish and very useful recycled thick bonded leather bookmark with tassels for a heritage look. Features gold foil ‘Staffordshire Hoard’ text with the entwined stylised arms emblem. This is a perfect gift to mark the last page of your reading book. The bookmark measures 22x4x0.2 cm.

The Staffordshire Hoard Book: Discover more about the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found. Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, part of Birmingham Museums, has hundreds of pieces from the hoard on show. This book helps understand how these intriguing items were used, before they were buried some 1400 years ago. The fascinating story unearths information about the Midlands Anglo-Saxon warrior origins, the exquisite craftsmanship used to create the items and how the designs of the objects can be linked to many regions across Europe. This is a must for any local who wants to unlock secrets about our ancient past. It’s a great edition for a historian who wants to read about England in the Middle Ages or as a gift. Book contains 70 pages and measures 19x19x0.5 cm.