A magnificent 2,000 year-old silver-gilt Roman helmet of outstanding quality and international importance was unveiled today in England.
Archaeologists who made the original discovery at Hallaton in Leicestershire, used to finding more glamorous gold and silver coins, joked they had found a fairly modern “rusty bucket”. However, their discovery turned out to be a hugely significant archaeological find.
If you want to read the whole article (It’s very interesting!)
The link’s here: http://historyoftheancientworld.com/2012/01/2000-year-old-roman-helmet-unveiled-in-england/