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
British Museum - Great square-headed brooch - Early Anglo-Saxon, early 6th century AD From Grave 22, Chessell Down, Isle of Wight This fine silver-gilt and niello brooch is perhaps the most beautiful of all surviving great square-headed brooches
In 1983 excavations began in Norway that uncovered the largest Viking house in the world. The discovery was of a chieftain's home 67m (220ft) long and almost 10m (33ft) wide built around 500 AD and rebuilt a couple of times around 700 AD extending the longhouse to a staggering 83m (272ft) long.
Realms Of Gold The Novel: Harrogate Hoard: Viking Gold The hoard was found by father and son David and Andrew Whelan while metal detecting near Harrogate in 2007. David described the find as a "ball covered with mud". Picture: British Museum Trustees- bowl circa 900AD. - See more at: http://realmsofgoldthenovel.blogspot.com/2014/03/harrogate-hoard-viking-gold.html#sthash.ZjUBVjcu.dpuf