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British Bronze Age metalwork.

British Bronze Age metalwork.

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Published by British Museum Publications in London .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    SeriesAssociated finds series
    ContributionsNeedham, Stuart., Lawson, Andrew J., Green, H. Stephen, Kinnes, Ian
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN778.22.G7 B75 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20761163M
    ISBN 100714113808, 0714113816, 0714123021

    This article introduces the Bronze Age in Europe. It starts with a review of the two books that were considered as the main references for the European Bronze Age, and then notes the changes which occurred in archaeology that provided more information on the Bronze Age. The article also lists the sources of information for Bronze Age archaeology, such as the deposition of grave Cited by: 1. Bronze Age Combat provides a full account of the methodologies, replicas, experiments and results in unprecedented detail. By bringing together a range of experimental techniques, materials and expertise, this book is designed as a starting point and reference collection for further studies into Bronze Age combat research, metalwork wear.

    Book Description: New and exciting discoveries on either side of the English Channel in recent years have begun to show that people living in the coastal zones of Belgium, southern Britain, northern France and the Netherlands shared a common material culture during the Bronze Age, between three and four thousand years ago. The Earlier Iron Age (c. BC) has often eluded attention in British Iron Age studies. Traditionally, we have been enticed by the wealth of material from the later part of the millennium and by developments in southern England in particular, culminating in the arrival of the Romans. The result has been a chronological and geographical imbalance, with the Earlier Iron Age .

    The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age is a wide-ranging survey of a crucial period in prehistory during which many social, economic, and technological changes took place. Written by expert specialists in the field, the book provides coverage both of the themes that characterize the period, and of the specific developments that took place in the various countries of Europe. A Mesolithic site in the lower Tâf valley. Early Neolithic pits and a post-built structure at Cildywyll. Near St Clears the remains of an Early Bronze Age barrow, 38 burials (some urned) and pyre site, also a Middle Bronze Age drying oven. A Bronze Age burnt mound near Red Roses.


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Rillaton gold cup, Early Bronze Age, Cornwall, England. Around BC a new culture arrived in Britain via cross-channel connections with mainland Europe. Bronze gradually replaced stone as the main material for tools and by BC the period known as the Early Bronze Age had begun.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rowlands, M.J. Production and distribution of metalwork in the Middle Bronze Age in Southern Britain. The British Isles possess a number of gold occurrences and a rich variety of gold ornaments of Bronze Age date reaching back to the earliest use of metal.

However the history of gold working in the Bronze Age is curiously episodic and contradictory: for example periods when gold is at its scarcest show increased production and technical Cited by: 4.

Bronze Age, period in the development of technology when metals were first used regularly in the manufacture of tools and weapons. Pure copper and bronze, an alloy of copper and tin, were used indiscriminately at first; this early period is sometimes called the Copper Age.

It was a new age. Bronze Age metalwork, circa 2, BC. Source: Archivist / Adobe Stock. The Origins of the Bronze Age. To fully understand the gradual appearance of the Bronze Age, we need to look to the era that preceded it - and that is the Chalcolithic. Chalcolithic is more commonly known as the Copper Age, an archaeological period that is Author: Aleksa Vučković.

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