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Details from a Purse Lid.


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Details from a purse lid that was found in the grave of a rich Anglo-Saxon warrior at Sutton Hoo. Some people think the grave may have been King Raedwalds's, who died around 625.

19th Aug 2006 by Diane Earl


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Sutton Hoo archaeology england English king royal Raedwald burial mound ritual rich money gold coin ingot purse

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