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Sutton Hoo Research Committee

Bulletins 1983-1993 (Bulletin of the Sutton Hoo Research Committee)

by Martin Carver

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Boydell Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Celtic, Saxon, Germanic & Nordic archaeology,
  • England,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • c 500 CE to c 1000 CE,
  • Archaeology,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Archaeology by period / region,
  • Social Science / Archaeology,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11596392M
    ISBN 100851153410
    ISBN 109780851153414

      Sutton Hoo is best known for the elite Anglo-Saxon cemetery excavated there in the s, but more recent campaigns tell an even richer tale. The royal burials sprang from an earlier cemetery, and were followed by dozens of graves of execution victims. How does the sequence track the journey of Anglo-Saxons, from pagan immigrants to [ ]Author: Lucia Marchini. Sutton Hoo Press is a literary fine press named after the famous Anglo-Saxon archaeological dig of a royal ship burial. The name signals our editorial mission: to bring to light the work of promising young writers and poets, as well as to publish work by well-known authors, in order to define exacting standards of writing in contemporary fiction and poetry.

    Buy Sutton Hoo: A Seventh-century Princely Burial Ground and Its Context (Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquar) 01 by Carver, Martin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Martin Carver. Sutton Hoo is one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world. In it was the scene of the discovery of a fabulous treasure buried in a ship 30 metres long. In a new project began with the aim of discovering the context of the great Sutton Hoo burial ship.4/5(3).

    Art at Sutton Hoo. In Ayres T, editor, The History of British Art, In Ayres T, editor, The History of British Art, London: Tate Publishing. p. TY - BOOK. T1 - Sutton Hoo. T2 - Burial Ground of Kings? AU - Carver, Martin. N1 - Reprinted with revisions. Printed , PY - Y1 -


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Sutton Hoo, at Sutton near Woodbridge, in Suffolk, England, is the site of two early medieval cemeteries, from the 6th and/or 7th centuries respectively. The area has been excavated by archaeologists since the s.

One cemetery is now known to have contained an undisturbed ship-burial, including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artefacts of outstanding art-historical and archaeological significance.

Sutton Hoo Society Grants. Tom Williamson’s book, ‘Sutton Hoo and its Landscape’ was published in Sutton Hoo Research Committee, Final Report by British Museum. £5, An archaeological dig is a bit like an iceberg, you can see the bit above sea level, but there is much more hidden below. The Sutton Hoo is one of the most important archeological findings in English history.

It is an ancient ship burial that was discovered in The ship was discovered on a high bluff on the eastern side of the Deben River, which is about seven miles from the sea. Get this from a library. Sutton Hoo Research Committee bulletins [Martin Carver; Sutton Hoo Research Committee.;].

This is one of the standard texts on Sutton Hoo written by the archaeologist who undertook the last major excavation of the site. He covers the history of the site in outline while providing a detailed account of the main excavations that have taken place from discovery /5(9).

Sutton Hoo: a seventh-century princely burial ground and its context (Report of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London 69). London: British Museum Press ( Runner-up, BAA Scholarly Book of the Year). Sutton Hoo: a seventh-century princely burial ground and its context (Report of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London 69).

xl+ pages, figures, 13 colour & 63 b&w Author: Martin Rundkvist. A Sutton Hoo Research Committee began the re-excavation of mound 2 and started to excavate mounds 5, 6, 14, 17, and Through these excavations led by Martin Carver, they uncovered 39 burials, thought to all be execution burials from the 8th to 11th centuries.

The Sutton Hoo ship burial is a historical site found south-east Suffolk, Europe. The site of Sutton Hoo involves a collection of at least fourteen funeral mounds across the vast landscape. The most recent excavation I have encountered during my research of Sutton Hoo was in the year Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge, in the English county of Suffolk, is the site of two 6th- and early 7th-century contained an undisturbed ship burial, including a wealth of Anglo-Saxon artefacts of outstanding art-historical and archaeological significance, now held in the British Museum in London.

Sutton Hoo is of primary importance to early medieval historians because it sheds. respect Sutton Hoo was an open book, Very little work had been done on the Sutton Hoo Research Trust to direct the new Sutton Hoo project.

1 March: Sutton Hoo exhibition opens at Woodbridge Museum. April: Bulletin of the Sutton Hoo Research Committee No.

1 is published. July: Work begins with an evaluation of the site. The monument is File Size: 7MB. SUTTON HOO. The Sutton Hoo burial ground in East Anglia, England, provides vivid evidence for attitudes to death immediately before the conversion of an English community to Christianity in the seventh century C.E.

Founded about C.E., and lasting a hundred years, Sutton Hoo contained only about twenty burials, most of them rich and unusual, spread over four hectares.

The Sutton Hoo ship-burial is one of the most significant archaeological finds ever made in Europe and arguably in the world.

It lies in a site that contains all the elements of archaeological mystery and romance: seventeen burial mounds, buried treasure, great works of art, sacrificed horses, and evidence of human execution. Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book for The Sutton Hoo ship-burial is one of the most significant archaeological finds ever made in Europe.

It lies in a site that contains all the elements of archaeological mystery and romance: burial mounds, buried treasure, great works of art, sacrificed horses, and evidence of human execution/5. Sutton by J.R. Moehringer is a work of fiction but the protagonist, Willie Sutton actually existed.

Willie Sutton or William Francis Sutton, Jr. was a prolific American bank robber who during his forty-year criminal career stole an estimated $2 million, and spent more than half of his adult life in prison and escaped three times/5.

The Sutton Hoo helmet is a decorated and ornate Anglo-Saxon helmet found during a excavation of the Sutton Hoo was buried around and is widely believed to have belonged to King Rædwald of East Anglia; its elaborate decoration may have given it a secondary function akin to a helmet was both a functional piece of armour that would have offered considerable Discovered:Sutton Hoo, Suffolk.

Sutton Hoo is one of the most famous archaeological sites in the world. This book offers a scholarly companion to the archaeological research and interpretation of Sutton Hoo. It studies the early medieval artefacts, the early medieval landscape and the environmental and prehistoric sequences.

Bulletin of the Sutton Hoo Research Committee No. 5 by Martin Carver: Bulletin of the Sutton Hoo Research Committee No. 6 by Martin Carver: Bulletin of the Sutton Hoo Research Committee No.

8 by Martin Carver: Celtic gold: A treasury of Celtic art by Catriona Luke: The Dig by John Preston: Sutton Hoo and Its Landscape: The Context of Monuments. View Sutton Hoo Research Papers on for free.

Exhibition at Sutton Hoo. The discoveries at Sutton Hoo provided a great insight into the beginnings of the English race. Visit High Hall to find out what Anglo-Saxon life would have been like during the year of the Great Ship Burial for all walks of life - from a slave to a king.

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In the 7th century AD, a King – it was surely no less – received a magnificent burial at Sutton Hoo, in East Anglia. A ship was hauled up from the river, a burial chamber was erected in the middle of it, and a stupendous collection of magnificent objects – gold and silver brooches and dishes, the sword of state, drinking horns and a lyre – was set in the burial chamber.Contributions discuss the design and execution of the excavation, the artefacts themselves and their interpretation, and the site's prehistoric and post Sutton Hoo contexts.

Published by the British Museum Press and distributed in the US by The David Brown Book Co., this volume is identified as part of the series "Reports of the Research.