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Ænglisc: Þæt Stæffordscīr Hord is gylden and seolfren searucēapa hord of þǣre Angulseaxisce ielde þæt man āfunded in æccre on Stæffordscīre, on Englum on 5 Mǣdmōnaþ 2009. Þæt hord hæfþ ymbe endleofen pundas of golde and 5.5 pundas of seofre and hit is þæt mǣste swylce hord of þǣre ielde þe man hæfþ ā gefunden. Be micelnesse is hit mār þonne þæt 3.3 punda hord þæt man gefunded in þǣre Sūþtūn Hōh scipbyrgenne in 1939.
English: The Staffordshire Hoard is the largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found. The hoard was discovered in a field in Staffordshire, Great Britain, on 5 July 2009. The hoard of about 3,500 pieces, comprising up to 5 kg (11 lb) of gold 1.3 kg (2.9 lb) of silver, eclipses, at least in quantity, the 1.5 kg (3.3 lb) hoard found in the Sutton Hoo ship burial in 1939. The artefacts have tentatively been dated to around 600–800 AD, with some estimating the burial to have taken place as precisely as to within twenty-five years of 700 AD. Whether the hoard was deposited by Anglo-Saxon pagans or Christians is debated, as is the purpose of the deposit.
Français : Le Trésor du Staffordshire est le plus important trésor d'or et d'argent Anglo-Saxon jamais trouvé. Il a été découvert dans un champ du Staffordshire, en Grande-Bretagne, le 5 juillet 2009. Il compte 1 500 objets datés du VIIème siècle.
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