50 Finds From Cumbria: Objects From The Portable Antiquities by Dot Boughton PDF

By Dot Boughton

ISBN-10: 1445658232

ISBN-13: 9781445658230

Archaeology is ready realizing humans some time past from what they've got left at the back of. items tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and what they have been used for. There has frequently been a view that there aren't any archaeological reveals within the north-west. even though, during the paintings of the transportable Antiquities Scheme and the exhibit of current museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by way of taking a look at gadgets stumbled on in Cumbria, and recorded via the moveable Antiquities Scheme, we will be able to observe and exhibit the continuity of job inside this county.

Cumbria has published the toughness of its prior via a variety of either useful and ornamental items. gadgets have been made and traded from the Copper Age, during the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman classes; extra items express Early Medieval task and Post-Medieval artefacts display lengthy trips of non secular pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Cumbria invitations us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing fascinating archaeological unearths to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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