250-year-old treasure trove, alingsås, archaeology, cartographer, conservator, jewellery set, madelene skogberg, national museum of denmark, professor johan ling, sweden, tomas karlsson, university of gothenburg

Swedish Hobby Cartographer Stumbles Upon a 2,500-Year-Old Treasure Trove

In Sweden, a hobby cartographer accidentally came across a Bronze Age discovery that is being described as a 2,500-year-old treasure trove. The startling discovery has made headlines and archaeologists are curious, naturally. The treasure comprises 50 pieces of jewelry and other relics in the set, say the authorities. It is a significant discovery that throws ...

Jack Roberts

Treasure being sorted.