STAFFORDSHIRE HOARD

This Anglo-Saxon hoard – the largest ever found – has transformed our knowledge of ancient goldsmithing.

Project
Staffordshire Hoard, Touring Exhibition, Lichfield Cathedral

Timescale
Started & completed 2011

Client
The Staffordshire Hoard Team

Designers
Simon Meddings Associates

Details
Conservation By Design manufactured and installed 6 bespoke Armour Systems illuminated, steel-framed exhibition showcases to securely display a wide range of artefacts of Saxon gold for the Staffordshire Hoard touring exhibition.

The cases not only had to meet strict security criteria to comply with the UK National Security advisors specifications but were also required to meet a strict tour programme and budget.

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