Recently, detectorists discovered this treasure in a field in Yorkshire in England. Museum curators have cleaned and cataloged the items, but they are looking for virtual interns to help them make sense of the items. Using the powers of observation, corroborating artifacts and secondary history sources, the virtual interns will help the museum staff to determine the following:Where did each item come from?
How are they similar? different?
What can these items on an individual level about:
- Who made them?
- When they were made?
- Why they were made?
- How did they come to be together?
- Who collected them?
- Why were they abandoned?
Silver-gilt and nielloed cup/(?)pyx/(?)ciborium of globular form with a plain, flat base, a short, slightly concave neck, and a thickened, flat rim;…