Sutton Hoo

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Age 7–11

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.

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Age 7–11

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Anglo-Saxons and Vikings
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purse lid

Image: Purse lid from the ship-burial at Sutton Hoo. Anglo-Saxon, early 7th century AD. From Mound 1, Sutton Hoo, Suffolk, England.