Roman Finds

Roman Finds

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Studies on finds in Roman Britain and the Western Provinces have come to greater prominence in the literature of recent years. The quality of such work has also improved, and is now theoretically informed, and based on rich data-sets. Work on finds over the last decade or two has changed our understanding of the Roman era in profound ways, and yet despite such encouraging advances and such clear worth, there has to date, been little in the way of a dedicated forum for the presentation and evaluation of current approaches to the study of material culture. The conference at which these papers were initially presented has gone some way to redressing this, and these papers bring the very latest studies on Roman finds to a wider audience. Twenty papers are here presented covering various themes.Ternary diagrams comparing composition of urban and rural Romano-British pottery assemblages Excavations at ... local in origin and the later assemblages having a much higher proportion of nonlocal pottery (e.g. MK 15-17 and EP3-5).

Title:Roman Finds
Author:Richard Hingley, Steven Willis
Publisher:Oxbow Books Limited - 2007


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