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Sutton Hoo - Wikipedia


Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, East Anglia, is the site of two 6th- and early 7th- century cemeteries. One contained an undisturbed ship burial, including a wealth  ...

British Museum - Room 41: Europe AD 300-1100


The gallery's centrepiece is the Anglo-Saxon ship burial at Sutton Hoo, Suffolk – one of the most spectacular and important discoveries in British archaeology.

Sutton Hoo: Anglo-Saxon ship burial - Google Arts & Culture


Sutton Hoo: Anglo-Saxon ship burial. British Museum. One of the most spectacular archaeological discoveries ever made. In 1939, just before the outbreak of ...

Sutton Hoo ship burial | Medieval | Ancient and Medieval history ...


Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, c. ... So with the Sutton Hoo ship burial we have some very rare artifacts from a period when there's not a lot of building. There's not a lot  ...



Organizing Idea: The findings at Sutton Hoo validate descriptions and references ... in Beowulf were misunderstood until the retrieval of the Sutton Hoo artifacts.

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(A coroner's inquest determined the artifacts to be the property of the landowner, ... That Sutton Hoo is a royal burial can be seen in the objects discovered in the ...

Beowulf Project - Archeology & Culture


In 1939, a seventh-century ship burial was excavated at Sutton Hoo near ... Effectively, some of the artifacts breathe life into the events of Beowulf while the ...

The Sutton Hoo Ship Burial: A General Background and Source List


Since its discovery in 1939, the Sutton Hoo burial site has been the most important ... The list of artifacts and treasure from this mound is as follows: An iron  ...

Sutton Hoo - New World Encyclopedia


Nov 10, 2015 ... Sutton Hoo from the Deben tideway (Mound 2 visible on the horizon above the .... Other artifacts found in the ship include a Coptic or eastern ...

BBC - Primary History - World History - Sutton Hoo Helmet


BBC Primary History - A History of the World - Sutton Hoo Helmet.

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British Museum - Resource: Sutton Hoo slideshow


Examine some of the beautiful objects found in this famous ship burial, and see what the excavation site looked like. Includes jewellery, coins, helmets and more  ...

AD 700 – Sutton Hoo | Current Archaeology


May 24, 2007 ... In the 7th century AD, a King - it was surely no less - received a magnificent burial at Sutton Hoo, in East Anglia. A ship was hauled up from the ...

The Sutton Hoo ship burial | Medieval era | Europe | The British ...


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