Edward The Confessor, Anglo-Saxon king of England. From the Bayeux Tapestry, which tells the story of the events leading to the 1066 battle of Hastings. (Photo by Ann Ronan Pictures/Print Collector/Getty Images)
Gold Anglo-Saxon Finger Ring, late Anglo-Saxon period The ring is made up of three twisted gold rods which are rectangular in section, the ends of which are tapered and hammered together. The ring is of a type that is associated with the Vikings
The Bayeux Tapestry - chronicles the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England. It is actually and embroidered cloth and is nearly 230 feet long. The fact that it survived in such amazing shape since it's creation is incredible.