Hotnitsa Gold Treasure - Hotnitsa, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

Hotnitsa Gold Treasure – Hotnitsa, Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria

The Hotnitsa Gold Treasure is among the very top contenders for the title of the world’s oldest gold, i.e. the world’s oldest gold treasure or oldest human processed gold, together with several other prehistoric gold treasures from the 5th millenium…

Dabene Gold Treasure - Dabene, Karlovo, Bulgaria

Dabene Gold Treasure – Dabene, Karlovo, Bulgaria

The Dabene Gold Treasure is a vast Early Bronze Age treasure dating back to the second half of the 3rd millennium BC, more specifically to the period between 2,450 BC and 2,100 BC.

Durankulak Gold Treasure - Durankulak Lake Lagoon - Durankulak, Dobrich, Bulgaria

Durankulak Gold Treasure – Durankulak Lake Lagoon – Durankulak, Dobrich, Bulgaria

The Durankulak Gold Treasure is a prehistoric gold treasure, possible the world’s oldest gold treasure, or at least one of the five or six prehistoric gold treasures claiming the title of being “the world’s oldest gold”, i.e. the world’s oldest…

Sakar Gold Treasure - Sakar Mountain - Alexandrovo, Bulgaria

Sakar Gold Treasure – Sakar Mountain – Alexandrovo, Bulgaria

The Sakar Gold Treasure is a prehistoric gold treasure and one of the world’s oldest gold treasures and oldest gold artifacts processed by humans.

Preslav Gold Treasure – First Bulgarian Empire – Veliki Preslav, Bulgaria

Preslav Gold Treasure – First Bulgarian Empire – Veliki Preslav, Bulgaria

The Preslav Gold Treasure was discovered by accident on April 11, 1978, in an area known as Kastana located right to the northwest of the ruins of the city of Veliki Preslav (“Great Preslav”) in today’s Northeast Bulgaria, which was…

Varna Gold Treasure and Varna Chalcolithic Necropolis – Black Sea Coast, Varna, Bulgaria

Varna Gold Treasure and Varna Chalcolithic Necropolis – Black Sea Coast, Varna, Bulgaria

The Varna Gold Treasure is considered the oldest gold treasure in the world or the oldest human processed gold in the world dating back to the time of the Chalcolithic (Aeneolithic, Copper Age) Varna Culture – 4,550-4,320 BC. The Varna…