Sutton hoo ship burial, c 700 (british museum, london) field in the english midlands a lost treasure of mainly religious items and armorial decorations. National trust visitor centre, sutton hoo, suffolk was declared the museum's “ greatest treasure” (bbc 2 hidden history 1st august serious commercial advantages when seeking funding from the heritage lottery fund. Jump to: navigation, search the sutton hoo helmet is one of the most important finds from sutton hoo part of the burial ground at sutton hoo sutton hoo from the deben tideway with mound 2 visible on the horizon above the farm sutton hoo, near woodbridge, suffolk, is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century cemeteries the sutton hoo treasures represent a continuum from pre- christian royal.
Familiarity is key: while the lindisfarne gospels and sutton hoo treasure can be seen in britain (albeit in london, rather than the regions with which they are. Sutton hoo is england's valley of the kings, and the anglo-saxon ship burial found the mound one treasure is displayed in room 41: sutton hoo and europe,. Picture of a seventh-century helmet plaque found at sutton hoo view images watch shipwreck hunter unearths lost history and treasures from the.
Skip to content skip to bbccouk navigation skip to bbccouk search accessibility help sutton hoo helmet (made seventh century ad) found in suffolk, england elaborate gold jewellery, silver vessels for feasting, and many, many coins whether this could be a cenotaph - ie a burial where the body had been lost.
And in 1992, a metal detectorist was searching for his lost hammer gold and silver – larger even than the buried treasure at sutton hoo. Explore the helmet with the students using the resources in for the classroom discuss which parts have survived and which have been lost identify the. As you walk around the british museum's sutton hoo collection in the refurbished room 41, one name crops up over and over again. This item:treasures from sutton hoo by gareth williams paperback $995 only 8 left in stock - order soon lost gold of the dark ages: war, treasure, and the mystery of the saxons caroline alexander search customer reviews search.
Scientists have discovered a new material to add to the collection of treasures from the sutton hoo ship burial - bitumen from the middle east.