hoards New thinking
The Snettisham Hoard, found between 1948 and 1973, remains the richest
Iron Age treasure ever found in Britain. Pictured here is Hoard L, which contained 12 gold and silver torcs.
Hoarding in Ancient Britain current archaeology | www.archaeology.co.uk
Recent discoveries are causing Sam Moorhead, Roger Bland and Dan Pett of the Portable Antiquities Scheme to look at hoards, and hoarding, in a new light. We profile their new theories and open the floor for debate.
November 2010 |