The discovery of the Staffordshire Hoard in 2009 resulted in an explosion of public interest in the culture and art of the Anglo-Saxons.
In this country and abroad, people were instantly awed by the incredible artistry of the Anglo-Saxon craftsman and intrigued by the puzzling creatures that inhabit these precious objects.
Your opportunity to learn more about these treasures
Explore the mysterious beasts, birds and gods with experts from the Hoard.
This exciting new book for children aged 6-11 years, tells the story of the more than 4000 gold objects in the Staffordshire Hoard. On a visit to see the Hoard, Jess and Jim talk to the research and conservation team unravelling the mysteries of the Hoard.
|Beasts, Birds & Gods: The Staffordshire Hoard Booklet
Richly illustrated booklet explaining the meaning of the art of the Hoard.
|Beasts, Birds & Gods: The Staffordshire Hoard DVD
10 beautiful objects from the Hoard which open a new window on Anglo-Saxon England.
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