Dr Helen Geake: The Sword in the Hoard

Helen Geake, National Finds Advisor to the Portable Antiquites Scheme, will talk about new research and ideas on the swords fittings recovered from the remarkable Anglo-Saxon Staffordshire Hoard.

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May 17, 2012
from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM



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Dr Helen Geake
The University of Cambridge, Department of Archaeology
National Finds Advisor, Portable Antiquities Scheme

The Sword in the Hoard

Staffordshire Hoard – detail
A detail of objects from the Staffordshire Hoard (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery)


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