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Treasures from Sutton Hoo book. Gareth Williams gives an interesting overview of the spectacular grave excavation at Sutton Hoo, discovered in 1939
Treasures from Sutton Hoo book. Gareth Williams gives an interesting overview of the spectacular grave excavation at Sutton Hoo, discovered in 1939. The grave and its contents provided a whole new perspective on the Anglo-Saxon period in the seventh century. It was a privilege to see these objects in the British Museum, and this book provides context and interpretation to the find. I wish I had bought the book focusing on the helmet found in the grave too: this text mentions the helmet but almost in passing.
Treasures from Sutton Hoo (Paperback). Gareth Williams (author). Please provide me with your latest book news, views and details of Waterstones’ special offers.
A slim souvenir style book, packed full of beautiful pictures of the famous artefacts discovered at Sutton Hoo. The text looks at the history of archaeology at the site, the context of the burial and at what the various finds can tell us about early Anglo-Saxon kingship. ISBN13:9780714128252.
The Sutton Hoo ship-burial was one of the most exciting discoveries ever made in British archaeology. This beautifully designed introduction to the treasure details the most significant pieces contained within it and explores the circumstances of its burial, discovery and excavation, as well as its lasting legacy and fame. Format Paperback 48 pages.
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The significance of Sutton Hoo was instantly recognized. The largest Anglo-Saxon ship burial ever discovered contained artifacts of a quality and quantity never seen before, and this fresh evidence of England’s early warrior society became charged with symbolism when Britain declared war on Nazi Germany later that year.
Sutton Hoo, at Sutton near Woodbridge, Suffolk, is the site of two 6th- and . George Henderson has described the ship treasures as "the first proven hothouse for the incubation of the Insular style".
Sutton Hoo, at Sutton near Woodbridge, Suffolk, is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century cemeteries. Analysis of the Merovingian coins by Gareth Williams, Curator of Early Medieval Coinage at the British Museum, has narrowed the date of the burial to 610 to 635. This makes Sigeberht, who died in 637, less likely . The gold and garnet fittings show the creative fusion of earlier techniques and motifs by a master goldsmith.