50 Finds From Cumbria: Objects From The Portable Antiquities - download pdf or read online

By Dot Boughton

ISBN-10: 1445658232

ISBN-13: 9781445658230

Archaeology is ready figuring out humans some time past from what they've got left in the back of. items tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and what they have been used for. There has usually been a view that there aren't any archaeological unearths within the north-west. notwithstanding, throughout the paintings of the transportable Antiquities Scheme and the exhibit of current museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by means of gadgets stumbled on in Cumbria, and recorded by means of the moveable Antiquities Scheme, we will be able to notice and show the continuity of task inside of this county.

Cumbria has printed the toughness of its previous via various either sensible and ornamental items. gadgets have been made and traded from the Copper Age, throughout the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman sessions; additional gadgets exhibit Early Medieval job and Post-Medieval artefacts display lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Cumbria invitations us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing interesting archaeological unearths to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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