Collection of jewellery from the Viking period, for example brooches with box or animal heads or square headed bow pattern of gilt bronze.

Also includes gold Byzantine coins, silver Cufic and Anglo-Saxon pieces are evidence of commerce between Gotland and Northern Europe.


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