Staffordshire Hoard helmet worn by king
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Staffordshire Hoard helmet believed worn by king

Experts working on the Staffordshire Hoard have put together part of a golden helmet which it's believed was worn by a king.

Seven years after it was found in a field near the village of Hammerwich, near Lichfield in Staffordshire, conservation work on the unique find has finished.

Fragments of the helmet have been pieced together and specialists will now work on what the helmet would have looked like originally.

  • 02 Aug 2016
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