Sutton Hoo Ship Burial


Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, c. 700 (British Museum, London). The objects are comprised of multiple bronze, gold and silver objects of Anglo Saxon origin, found in Suffolk, England, including: a helmet, sceptre, sword, hanging bowl, bowls and spoons, shoulder clasps, a belt buckle, and purse lid.


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Cite this page as: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Sutton Hoo Ship Burial," in Smarthistory, December 18, 2015, accessed December 7, 2016, http://smarthistory.org/sutton-hoo-ship-burial-2/.