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Bronze Age metalwork in southern Britain

by Susan M. Pearce

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Published by Shire Publications in Aylesbury, Bucks, UK .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Bronze age -- Great Britain.,
    • Metal-work, Prehistoric -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSusan M. Pearce.
      SeriesShire archaeology ;, no. 39
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN778.22.G7 P3 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2652339M
      ISBN 100852636806
      LC Control Number85234425

      This book represents the proceedings of the Portable Antiquities Scheme conference on the subject of hoarding and the deposition of metalwork. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. With additional material online (Pearce, S.M. The Bronze Age Metalwork of South Western Britain. BAR Part ii: The Corpus) ISBN. The Bronze Age in Ireland commenced in the centuries around BC when copper was alloyed with tin and used to manufacture Ballybeg type flat axes and associated metalwork. The preceding period is known as the Copper Age and is characterised by the production of flat axes, daggers, halberds and awls in copper.

      The Bronze Age. It has been believed by the archaeologist that the Bronze Age was brought to Britain by the immigrants arriving from central Europe, most probably from Spain and Portugal. They brought the Beaker techniques which enhanced Britons’ skills of refining metal (which was copper then). Bronze Age Books Showing of B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed (Hardcover) by. Eric H. Cline (Goodreads Author) (shelved 8 times as bronze-age) avg rating — 4, ratings — published Want to Read saving Want to Read. The Bronze Age - BC. T owards the end of the third millennium BC, prehistoric society in Orkney saw a number of changes that heralded the arrival of the Bronze Age.. New ideas and concepts were spreading through Britain, the most important of which was the introduction of metal, in particular copper and bronze.

        A great insight into the Bronze Age in Britain was shown with the discover of the Isleham Hoard, a massive collection of more than 6, bronze items buried in the vicinity of the village of Isleham in : Aleksa Vučković. The Late Bronze Age–Early Iron Age midden sites of Southern Britain are amongst the richest archaeological sites in the country. The organic accumulations contain substantial quantities of animal bone, decorated ceramics, metalwork and other objects; the often deep stratigraphy allows for changes in material culture and depositional practices, food production and consumption, and shifts in Author: Kate Waddington, Alexandra Bayliss, Thomas Higham, Richard Madgwick, Naill Sharples. In Great Britain, the Bronze Age is considered to have been the period from around to BC. Migration brought new people to the islands from the continent. Recent tooth enamel isotope research on bodies found in early Bronze Age graves around Stonehenge indicates that at least some of the migrants came from the area of modern Switzerland.


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