Pictures of Anglo Saxon Art & Artefacts | Photos & Images
In the 5th century, as Roman Britain declined , Saxons migrated to England from the continent of Europe. In 871 Alfred the Great pronounced himself King of the Anglo-Saxons and built a realm that was famed throughout Europe as a centre of learning and culture. With great cultures come great art. The finds at Sutton Hoo which unearthed 7th century metal work os great sophistication and craftsmanship revealed that the...