Human skull from Wheatley Anglo-Saxon cemetery, Oxfordshire

Human skull from Wheatley Anglo-Saxon cemetery, Oxfordshire
Photograph taken 1884 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: CC72/01338

A profile image of a human skull, excavated from a grave (identified as 'no.28') at the site of an Anglo-Saxon cemetery near the village of Wheatley in 1883, and deposited at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford. A note also describes related finds.

Location

Oxfordshire Wheatly

Period

Anglo Saxon (Britons/English/Vikings) (410 - 1065)

Tags

saxon burial archaeology cemetery medieval (1066 - 1484)