The Berthouville Treasure, Department of Coins, Medals and Antiques at the Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris.

Discovered in 1830 by a farmer plowing his field near Berthouville in rural Normandy, the 93 magnificent silver objects were dedications to Mercury and his mother Maia or his consort Rosmerta at a sacred precinct dating from the 1st to late 2nd centuries C.E. Two temples have been excavated at the site, along with a theater capable of seating 5000 people. Some of the objects are inscribed with the names of their donors, seven men and three women, including names which are Gallic in origin.


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