Richard Henry's 50 Finds From Wiltshire: Objects From the Portable PDF

By Richard Henry

each year round 5,000 archaeological items from Wiltshire are recorded via the transportable Antiquities Scheme. those reveals are made by way of participants of the general public and every item at the database has a narrative to inform. every one is a hyperlink among us and the earlier. each article used to be designed for a function, and idea has long gone into its development. 50 reveals from Wiltshire makes a speciality of the tales that those gadgets can show, informing us approximately civil unrest, wars, faith, alternate, the economic climate, or a different perception into day-by-day life.

The panorama of Wiltshire has been formed via of millions of years of human job, and we will see this background throughout the archaeology. The lives of these who've formed the panorama could be informed via what they've got left in the back of. whilst viewing each item in its context, its heritage is published. The gadgets recorded with the transportable Antiquities Scheme upload a brand new size to our realizing of the past.

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