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SLIDESHOW: Experts unearth treasures of prehistoric Cambridge at Great ... - Cambridge News

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Getting into Pottery

Getting into Pottery | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Literally. We may have found evidence of crushed human bone being mixed into the clay used to make Early Bronze Age pottery. While I was looking at the Moseley Height Bronze Age pottery last week i...
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Q&A: Ian Armit and the Fall of the Bronze Age - Laboratory Equipment

Q&A: Ian Armit and the Fall of the Bronze Age - Laboratory Equipment | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
This week’s scientist is Ian Armit. He and a team from the Univ. of Bradford definitively proved that climate change did not cause the huge population collapse in Europe at the end of the Bronze Age.
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Neolithic and Bronze Age cists and tombs show tensions between changing ... - Culture24

Neolithic and Bronze Age cists and tombs show tensions between changing ... - Culture24 | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
See pictures from the investigation in three areas of Orkney which revealed old and new ideologies around death and burial during prehistoric times.
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True Colors - Chemists Look at Pottery (Paper)

True Colors - Chemists Look at Pottery (Paper) | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
These guys examine the color intent of Beaker pottery in Northern Spain.
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Bronze Age Houses Uncovered in Co. Wexford

Bronze Age Houses Uncovered in Co. Wexford | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Exciting evidence for Bronze Age activity has been uncovered at Drumgood, near Enniscorthy in Co. Wexford. This newly discovered site consists of a very large sub-circular enclosure, inside which, are at least three Bronze Age houses.
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Late Bronze Age hoard declared Treasure

Late Bronze Age hoard declared Treasure | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
The hoard of two sword blade fragments, a scabbard fitting and a multi-edged knife, all of bronze, and six copper ingot fragments - weighing nearly 2.5 kilos all together - were discovered in the C...

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Neolithic and Bronze Age cists and tombs show tensions between changing ... - Culture24

Neolithic and Bronze Age cists and tombs show tensions between changing ... - Culture24 | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
See pictures from the investigation in three areas of Orkney which revealed old and new ideologies around death and burial during prehistoric times.
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Glass Beads in Danish Grave Dating Back to the Bronze Age Found to Be From ... - New Historian

Glass Beads in Danish Grave Dating Back to the Bronze Age Found to Be From ... - New Historian | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
An international partnership, between the Mosesgaard Museum in Aarhus, The institute de Recherche sur les Archeomateiaux (IRAMAT) at Orleans, France, and the National Museum of Denmark in Copenhagen, has made an extraordinary discovery about trade...
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Racton Man: Analysis shows famous skeleton was a 6ft Bronze Age superman - The Independent

Racton Man: Analysis shows famous skeleton was a 6ft Bronze Age superman - The Independent | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
A quarter of a century after his skeleton was unearthed in a Sussex field, “Racton Man” has finally revealed his secrets. And it turns out he was quite the Bronze Age hero.
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Bronze Age Grave in Denmark Contained Egyptian Bead - Archaeology

Bronze Age Grave in Denmark Contained Egyptian Bead - Archaeology | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Bronze Age Grave in Denmark Contained Egyptian Bead Archaeology AARHUS, DENMARK—The chemical composition of 23 glass beads unearthed in Denmark was examined with plasma-spectrometry, and compared with the trace elements found in beads from Amarna...
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'Bronze Age burial site' in Suffolk spotted on Google Maps - BBC News

'Bronze Age burial site' in Suffolk spotted on Google Maps - BBC News | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
A metal detectorist discovers what is thought to be a Bronze Age burial site while browsing on Google Maps.
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The Later Prehistory of Northwest Europe: the Evidence of Recent Fieldwork

The Later Prehistory of Northwest Europe: the Evidence of Recent Fieldwork | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
During the research for the book The Later Prehistory of Northwest Europe: the Evidence of Recent Fieldwork, reports on recent fieldwork on later prehistoric sites in continental northwest Europe were systematically collected. All reports that could be obtained were recorded in a database. An edited version of this database is presented here to accompany the book and provide a tool for further research.
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Europe's Bronze Age Collapse Not Caused by Climate Change - Archaeology

Europe's Bronze Age Collapse Not Caused by Climate Change - Archaeology | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Europe's Bronze Age Collapse Not Caused by Climate Change Archaeology BRADFORD, ENGLAND—The colder, wetter conditions that have been blamed for the population collapse in Europe at the end of the Bronze Age occurred two generations...
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Stonehenge car parking improvements planned by English Heritage

Stonehenge car parking improvements planned by English Heritage | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Plans submitted to Wiltshire council to expand hard surfaces for wet weather and cope with 1.3 million tourists after opening of new visitor centre Just a year after a spectacular £27m redevelopment for visitor facilities at Stonehenge, English...
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VM_365 Day 199 The Birchington Bronze Hoard

VM_365 Day 199 The Birchington Bronze Hoard | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
After Powell-Cotton et al 1924.
The image for Day 199 of the VM_365 project shows a Middle Bronze Age Bronze Hoard found in 1904 during brickearth extraction at Birchington.
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Late Bronze Age treasure discovered in Polish field

Late Bronze Age treasure discovered in Polish field | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Twenty-eight objects from the Late Bronze Age have been discovered by a farmer during field work near Chojnice (Pomerania). The artefacts found their way to the museum. The farmer - discoverer can count on a reward.
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Thanet Arch Acacia motif? (footnote)

Thanet Arch Acacia motif? (footnote) | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
At the hip of this Thanet, England beaker and you'll notice what appears to be an Acacia Leaf motif.
At first appearance, it might be taken as cordage, or pho-cordage, but it doesn't look like a typical corded braid.
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Video: Bronze Age replica dagger created - Portsmouth News

Video: Bronze Age replica dagger created - Portsmouth News | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
STOKING the fire to a sizzling 1,180C, James Clift is able to turn a lump of metal into a prized dagger.
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VM_365 Day 177 Beaker Decoration Detail

VM_365 Day 177 Beaker Decoration Detail | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Our image for Day 177 of the VM_365 project shows four close up pictures of the decoration on the body of the Beaker vessel from North Foreland shown yesterday for Day 176.
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Bronze Age - Archaeology

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Artifact-Bronze-Age-Dagger Beginning in about 1700 B.C., a new material became available in northern Europe that would change the way entire classes of objects were made and how wealth and status were expressed.
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Winter solstice 2014: celebrations at Stonehenge – in pictures

Winter solstice 2014: celebrations at Stonehenge – in pictures | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Modern-day Druids, pagans and other revellers gather at Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain to celebrate the first day of winter – otherwise known as the winter solstice, which is the shortest day and the longest night of the year Continue reading...
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Exotic hoard artefacts found in field hint at long-distance Bronze Age sea ... - Culture24

Exotic hoard artefacts found in field hint at long-distance Bronze Age sea ... - Culture24 | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
The Principle Curator for Prehistory at National Museum Wales says a set of buried artefacts from 3,000 years ago could have come to west Wales from southern England or northern France.
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An Iron Age room with a view

An Iron Age room with a view | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
Archaeological investigations undertaken a few miles to the west of Edinburgh have revealed new insight into Early Iron Age settlement patterns in the central belt of Scotland.
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Archaeologists hail ‘incredible’ Norfolk Bronze Age discovery

Archaeologists hail ‘incredible’ Norfolk Bronze Age discovery | Bronze Age | Scoop.it
A spectacular new Norfolk treasure has been unveiled - after years of being used as a doorstop.
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Prehistoric basket saved from the waves on North Uist beach - Aberdeen Press and Journal

Aberdeen Press and Journal Prehistoric basket saved from the waves on North Uist beach Aberdeen Press and Journal Believed to date from the Bronze Age, the important ancient artefact is believed to be one of best preserved treasures of its kind...
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