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The Cunning Woman

In one of the graves excavated at Bidford on Avon an unusual collection of grave goods was discovered. This has led to the theory that the woman may have been a 'cunning' or 'wise woman'. What use ...

Triangular Pendant

A bronze gilt ornament, with stylised, intertwined snakes with open mouths. This was found in a woman’s grave positioned just under her chin. This and the other gilt ornament bearing snake motifs, found ...

Two Spear Heads

Iron spears were found in twenty four of the male graves. These were socketed onto a wooden shaft. 6th Century A.D. Long: 360mm; Short: 180mm 1922/23 excavations