In 1992 a treasure consisting of 14,780 gold, silver and bronze coins, and some 200 other gold and silver objects, was discovered in the remains of a wooden chest. It was probably buried in the early 5th century, towards the end of Roman rule in Britain.
The hoard is now in the British Museum
Bland, R. and Johns, C., The Hoxne Treasure: an illustrated introduction, British Museum Press, London 1993.
Johns, C., The Hoxne Late Roman Treasure: Gold Jewellery and Silver Plate, British Museum Press, London 2010