Ceremonial Mask of Sutton Hoo:  Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, in Suffolk, England is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century cemeteries. One contained an undisturbed ship burial including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artifacts of outstanding art-historical and archaeological significance, now held in the British Museum in London.  by Malcolm Bott

Ceremonial Mask of Sutton Hoo: Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, in Suffolk, England is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century cemeteries. One contained an undisturbed ship burial including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artifacts of outstanding art-historical and archaeological significance, now held in the British Museum in London. by Malcolm Bott

Sutton Hoo Purse..The base was made of bone or ivory overlain with seven decorative plaques worked in gold with cloisonne garnets and millefiori glass. The purse held gold coins and ingots

Sutton Hoo Purse..The base was made of bone or ivory overlain with seven decorative plaques worked in gold with cloisonne garnets and millefiori glass. The purse held gold coins and ingots

The 7th century gold belt buckle found at Sutton Hoo ship burial, near Woodbridge, in the English county of Suffolk.

The 7th century gold belt buckle found at Sutton Hoo ship burial, near Woodbridge, in the English county of Suffolk.

"Reconstruction of decorated cuffs from Sutton Hoo Mound 14, a disturbed female inhumation. Ref' Cloth and Clothing in Early Anglo-Saxon England: AD 450-750 2006 Penelope Walton-Rodgers."

"Reconstruction of decorated cuffs from Sutton Hoo Mound 14, a disturbed female inhumation. Ref' Cloth and Clothing in Early Anglo-Saxon England: AD 450-750 2006 Penelope Walton-Rodgers."

Photographs which show the 1939 excavation of the Anglo Saxon ship burial at Sutton Hoo have emerged for the first time.

Unseen photographs of 1939 excavation of Sutton Hoo discovered

Photographs which show the 1939 excavation of the Anglo Saxon ship burial at Sutton Hoo have emerged for the first time.

Sutton Hoo find, Anglo-Saxon slider. See how the tiny gridwork under the garnets pops out in the light!

Sutton Hoo find, Anglo-Saxon slider. See how the tiny gridwork under the garnets pops out in the light!

Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, Purse Lid detail with Wolves    Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, c. 700 (British Museum, London)

Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, Purse Lid detail with Wolves Sutton Hoo Ship Burial, c. 700 (British Museum, London)

7th-century-anglo-saxon-helmet. This Anglo-Saxon helmet was found amongst other treasure under a burial mound at Sutton Hoo in England fifty years ago.

7th-century-anglo-saxon-helmet. This Anglo-Saxon helmet was found amongst other treasure under a burial mound at Sutton Hoo in England fifty years ago.

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