December 23, 2017

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

By Dot Boughton

Archaeology is set realizing humans long ago from what they've got left in the back of. gadgets tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and what they have been used for. There has usually been a view that there are not any archaeological unearths within the north-west. besides the fact that, throughout the paintings of the moveable Antiquities Scheme and the show of current museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. via items stumbled on in Cumbria, and recorded by means of the transportable Antiquities Scheme, we will be able to detect and exhibit the continuity of job inside this county.

Cumbria has printed the sturdiness of its previous via a number of either useful and ornamental items. items have been made and traded from the Copper Age, in the course of the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman classes; extra gadgets convey Early Medieval task and Post-Medieval artefacts display lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Cumbria invitations us to examine the continuity of our prior utilizing interesting archaeological unearths to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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