The Hoxne Hoard

The Hoxne Hoard

Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 738 , Segment 5

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  • Feb 1, 2018
  • 18:50 mins

Guest: Peter Guest, PhD, Senior Lecturer in Roman Archaeology, Director of Postgraduate School of History, Archaeology and Religion, Cardiff University, Wales Decades ago, in a village called Hoxne, near Suffolk, England, a man set out with a metal detector to find his lost hammer in a field. He eventually found it, but first, he stumbled on the largest Roman treasure cache ever discovered in Britain. Archaeologists have been puzzling over the “Hoxne Hoard” ever since.

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