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Sutton Hoo


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


In 1939, just before the outbreak of the Second World War, an archaeologist named Basil Brown excavated the largest of 18 burial mounds in the grounds of a  ...

Sutton Hoo ship burial | Medieval | Khan Academy


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  ...

Sutton Hoo


(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 ...

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.

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  ...

Video: 'Spectacular' Sutton Hoo treasure on display at British ...


Mar 25, 2014 ... A new display of the British Museum's early medieval collections, including the famous Sutton Hoo treasure, will be on view when the gallery ...

Sutton Hoo for kids - Primary Homework Help


Near the River Deben in Suffolk, at Sutton Hoo, are eleven mounds or 'barrows' dating back to the 7th century. In 1939 archaelogists explored the largest mound  ...

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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 ...



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