December 23, 2017

Read e-book online 50 Finds From Lancashire: Objects From The Portable PDF

By Stuart Noon

Archaeology is knowing humans long ago from what they've got left at the back of. items tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and the issues they did. There has usually been a view that there aren't any archaeological unearths within the North West. even though, in the course of the paintings of the transportable Antiquities Scheme and the exhibit of present museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. by means of taking a look at items found in Lancashire, recorded by way of the moveable Antiquities Scheme, we will show the continuity of job inside this county.

Lancashire has printed the sturdiness of its previous via a number either sensible 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 sessions; the Silverdale Viking Hoard, related in item varieties and interval to the Cuerdale Hoard, additional demonstrates major Early Medieval job. in the meantime, Post-Medieval artefacts demonstrate lengthy trips of non secular pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Lancashire permits us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing archaeological unearths to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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