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Distribution, deposition and dating

Caroline Earwood

in Domestic Wooden Artefacts: In Britain and Ireland from Neolithic to Viking Times

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859893893
eISBN:
9781781380529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859893893.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

In Britain and, to a lesser extent, in Ireland, wetlands conducive to the preservation of organic remains have not been ideal human settlement, with the exception of the lake dwellings characteristic ... More


Turning and woodworking tools

Caroline Earwood

in Domestic Wooden Artefacts: In Britain and Ireland from Neolithic to Viking Times

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859893893
eISBN:
9781781380529
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859893893.003.0007
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

Turning probably appeared in western Europe at about the same time as cooperage and evolved along similar lines. It was widely practised during the early historic period in the manufacturing of ... More


Butterflies, Moths and Wood-Boring Larvae

Ian C. Beavis

in Insects and other Invertebrates in Classical Antiquity

Published in print:
1988
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780859892841
eISBN:
9781781380598
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859892841.003.0005
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter describes the following insects: butterflies and moths (Psyche/Papilio, Phallaina, Ips/Convolvolus, Ses/Tinea, Bombyx, Pityokampe, and Xylophoron); and wood-boring pests (Kerastes/Cossus ... More


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