Archaeology dating coins
The Husseys are thought to have gathered the trove between the 1820s and 1890s with an 1823 entry from Edward’s diary showing prices of four to seven shillings and six pence paid for some coins.
In one note from 1883 Edwy reveals he ‘went to the British Museum with papa as he wanted to ask about some coins’.
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An ‘exceptionally important’ collection of rare coins as far back as ancient Rome has been found in a drawer in Kent.
The stash of coins dating back 2,500 years was left to gather dust in a desk at Scotney Castle, owned by the National Trust.
Dr Tim Pestell, Senior Curator of Archaeology at Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery, on the recently acquired seventh century Winfarthing burial treasures and what they tell us about Anglo-Saxon East Anglia Everyone goes “wow” over the pendant, but it is actually one component of a fascinating burial assemblage from the grave of a wealthy female dating to the seventh century.
As much as the wonderful pendant stands out, the real story is as much about what we didn’t know about the Anglo-Saxon period at that date in East Anglia.
Skeletons of three men who appear to have been killed in battle were found inside a large, sealed, black granite sarcophagus discovered in Alexandria earlier this month. pic.twitter.com/yts XTe LCd0 Radiocarbon dating of trousers discovered in western China revealed they were made between the 13th and 10 centuries B.
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#FBF #Fashion Friday archaeology.org/issues/146-140… pic.twitter.com/D0jaw9Y65L Two boxing gloves—one probably meant for sparring, and one for fighting—dating to the 2nd century A. were found at the Roman fort of Vindolanda in northern England archaeology.org/issues/307-180…
pic.twitter.com/LKp Xa Su HHJ The British diet has changed significantly over the centuries, according to researchers analyzing proteins in the dental plaque of Britons who lived from the early Iron Age to the post-medieval period. pic.twitter.com/JJ92k SIZum The remains of some 95 people, possibly African Americans who were forced into plantation labor well after slavery was abolished, have been discovered during construction outside Houston, Texas. pic.twitter.com/8nzp KI11yx Archaeologists unearthed a hoard of late Iron Age and Roman coins—thought to predate the A. 43 Roman invasion of Britain—in Reynard’s Kitchen Cave, Derbyshire, England. pic.twitter.com/Oczs4va Ab N Styluses and a leather backpack are among the artifacts used by medieval students and clergy at Oxford University that have been unearthed as part of an extensive excavation archaeology.org/issues/304-180…
pic.twitter.com/Za0Tc Q4Y6w A medieval cemetery discovered in Sicily near the ruins of the church of San Michele del Golfo may contain the remains of Normans from northern France, who conquered the island—as well as parts of southern Italy—in the 11th century. pic.twitter.com/8yvex Mn Aa J Analysis of over 800 pots uncovered at sites in Japan dating back 11,000 years suggests that innovations in fishing may have coincided with growth in ceramic production. pic.twitter.com/d KIi Nv RHav Archaeologists have found charred crumbs of bread baked 14,000 years ago by Natufian hunter-gatherers living in what is now northeast Jordan. pic.twitter.com/NAh TB7kn OI A wad of 2,000-year-old papyrus from the collections of the University of Basel has been restored and translated, revealing a previously unknown Greek text. pic.twitter.com/w9ne2s Zc I4 Remains of a Sumerian port dating back more than 4,000 years, including brick ramparts, docks, and an artificial basin, have been unearthed in Iraq archaeology.org/issues/304-180…