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Tuesday, 23 February 2016

The secret is in understanding the Christian pieces

4 bishops
 













          Diuma                 Creollach           Trumhere            Jaruman
But then came Chad and later Headda. Noble Wilfred was also around collecting rich artwork. A very diverse group. They were the spiritual elite with different views on the use of gold work. The question is would they have stored it at Lichfield? Which bishop knew something about the hoard? Which one would have collected artwork and which one would have spurned it?

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