Staffordshire Hoard sheds light on Anglo-Saxon military

Now that parts of the Staffordshire Hoard are on display, scholars are pondering the meaning of the discovery. Unlike most finds, the Hoard seems to be made up of only military parephernalia. (video)

The short video discusses the Hoard and the meaning of its objects, calling the Anglo-Saxons a military aristocracy.

An additional story covers ownership of the ground where the artifacts were found. (video)