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The Sutton Hoo purse-lid is one of the major objects excavated from the Anglo- Saxon royal burial-ground at Sutton Hoo in Suffolk, England. The site contains a  ...


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Gold, garnet and millefiori purse-lid. a. Gold frame of purse-lid: sub-rectangular in form, with a straight top and curved ends. Along the straight edge there are ...


Wealth, and its public display, was probably used to establish status in early Anglo-Saxon society much as it is today. The purse lid from Sutton Hoo is the richest ...


This metalwork purse cover is an ancient Anglo-Saxon artifact recovered from a burial ship at Sutton Hoo, England. This purse cover would normally be attached  ...


c.615-30 Since its discovery in 1939, the Sutton Hoo burial site has been the most important physical link to the Anglo Saxon world. The site consists of 19 or 20 ...


A hanging bowl with millefiori glass and champlevé enamel is an artifact from the Anglo-Saxon burial ship found at Sutton Hoo estate in England in 1939.


600s Hiberno-Saxon: Purse lid from the Sutton Hoo ship burial, gold with cloisonne enamel.

Oct 1, 2011 ... Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, c. ... including: a helmet, sceptre, sword, hanging bowl, bowls and spoons, shoulder clasps, a belt buckle, and purse lid.


That Sutton Hoo is a royal burial can be seen in the objects discovered in the ... as well as the magnificent gold-and-garnet purse lid, shoulder-clasps, and a ...