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Scandinavian-style jewellery in England: approaches and sources

Jane F. Kershaw

in Viking Identities: Scandinavian Jewellery in England

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199639526
eISBN:
9780191744570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639526.003.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Cultural History

This chapter introduces the jewellery, focusing on its archaeological sources, historical context and approaches to its study. It begins by explaining the limitations of the existing archaeological ... More


Locating Scandinavian influence: the distribution of Scandinavian-style jewellery in England

Jane F. Kershaw

in Viking Identities: Scandinavian Jewellery in England

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199639526
eISBN:
9780191744570
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639526.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Cultural History

This chapter analyses the findspots of over 500 items of Scandinavian jewellery in England. Supported by multiple distribution maps, it demonstrates significant regional and chronological trends in ... More


Viking Identities: Scandinavian Jewellery in England

Jane F. Kershaw

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199639526
eISBN:
9780191744570
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639526.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History, Cultural History

This book is the first detailed archaeological study of Viking‐Age female jewellery in Scandinavian styles found in England. Based on primary archival and archaeological research, it presents ... More


Home is Where the Woods Are: An Analysis of a Civil War Camp Complex in Virginia

Matthew Reeves

in From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology of the American Civil War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049441
eISBN:
9780813050195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049441.003.0010
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Military camps represent staging areas for troops, the places where they rested from previous campaigns and lay in readiness for the next campaign to begin. This study offers a view into one of the ... More


The Fall 1863 Bivouac of the 14th Connecticut Infantry: Archaeological Investigations of Troops on Active Campaign

Joseph F. Balicki

in From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology of the American Civil War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049441
eISBN:
9780813050195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049441.003.0011
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

After the Federal Army aborted the Mine Run Campaign, the 14th Connecticut Infantry was ordered to return to their campground at Milton's Mill, near Brandy Station, Virginia. This camp was a ... More


Archaeological Survey of Two Civil War Battlefields in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia

Robert L. Jolley

in From These Honored Dead: Historical Archaeology of the American Civil War

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813049441
eISBN:
9780813050195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813049441.003.0006
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

The Shenandoah Valley of Virginia played a key role in the military actions in the Eastern Theater of the Civil War. Recently, historical research and an archaeological survey were conducted at the ... More


“Make sure you Aim, for one Shot well pointed is worth a Dozen thrown away”: Evidence of a Musketry Range at Valley ForgeNational Historical Park, Pennsylvania

Wade P. Catts and Joseph F. Balicki

in Historical Archaeology of the Revolutionary War Encampments of Washington's Army

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780813056401
eISBN:
9780813058214
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056401.003.0002
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 1 explores archaeological evidence of a target range at Valley Forge National Historic Park. Under the direction of General von Steuben, American soldiers began to take on the organization ... More


Introduction

David A. Hinton

in Gold and Gilt, Pots and Pins: Possessions and People in Medieval Britain

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199264537
eISBN:
9780191919299
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199264537.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, European Archaeology

The aim of this book is to examine some of the ways in which people in medieval Britain presented themselves. It is primarily about small artefacts, especially jewellery. It says little about ... More


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