The treasure of Hiddensee
The treasure of Hiddensee is a briliant performance of Viking goldsmith's art made about the year 950. Every piece is made of pure gold, it's in an intakt state and they have a wight of 597 grammes. This jewellery is considered as the completestof its kind. The cultural museum of Stralsund in in possession of this jewellery.
In november1872 a big tidal wave haunted the Baltic Sea coast. In Vitte wich is found on the island of Hiddense six placeshave been overflon, whereby the jewellery
probably was swept. The why and the wherefore of its place of discovery is stil open. But it's sure that the goldsmith's workshop can be found in the middel Jütland.