Rare Gravestone Bought For £ 3,600
7:51am 1st August 2013
(Updated 12:15pm 2nd August 2013)
An Anglo Saxon gravestone dating back to the time of Alfred the Great has sold for £ 3,600 at an auctioneers in Dorset.
The item, which was found in a garage went under the hammer yesterday at Dukes in Dorchester.
After commission the purchaser paid around £ 4,300.