• News Feeds
Page last updated at 08:37 GMT, Thursday, 27 August 2009 09:37 UK

Museum shows off Viking treasure

The British Museum and the York Museums Trust are showing off one of Britain's most important discoveries of Viking treasure. Arts correspondent David Sillito reports on the Vale of York Hoard, seen as the most important find of its type in Britain in more than 150 years.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2017 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific