The world's largest emerald -- the size of a watermelon.
Pyrite cube with inclusions of purple Fluorite from Climax Mine, Colorado
Gold With Quartz
Earring Near Eastern, Iranian, Persian, Achaemenid, 525–330 B.C.
This winged scarab necklace is one of Dr Hawass' favourite King Tut artefacts. Image Copyright - Sandro Vannini.
Mycenae - Ruins - "Beehive Tomb"
Royal crown from the burial ground of Silla: an ancient, pre-Korean matriarchal society, 3rd to 5th centuries AD. Photo:Sarah Milledge Nelson.
Myrtle Wreath, gold, Greek, 330-250 BC
Ancient Greek golden crown