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The Resource Ancient lives : object, people and place in early Scotland : essays for David V Clarke on his 70th birthday, edited by Fraser Hunter and Alison Sheridan

Ancient lives : object, people and place in early Scotland : essays for David V Clarke on his 70th birthday, edited by Fraser Hunter and Alison Sheridan

Label
Ancient lives : object, people and place in early Scotland : essays for David V Clarke on his 70th birthday
Title
Ancient lives
Title remainder
object, people and place in early Scotland : essays for David V Clarke on his 70th birthday
Statement of responsibility
edited by Fraser Hunter and Alison Sheridan
Contributor
Editor
Honoree
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
936.1/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA770
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hunter, Fraser
  • Sheridan, Alison
  • Clarke, D. V.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clarke, David V
  • Scotland
  • Scotland
  • HISTORY
  • Antiquities
  • Scotland
Label
Ancient lives : object, people and place in early Scotland : essays for David V Clarke on his 70th birthday, edited by Fraser Hunter and Alison Sheridan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contributors; Introduction: 'If I can put it like that ... '; Alison Sheridan and Fraser Hunter; Section 1; Presenting the past; Museums and their collections; Mark Jones; Presenting someone else's past: the Caithness Broch Centre; Andrew Heald; Reading Govan Old: interpretative challenges and aspirations; Stephen T Driscoll; Section 2; Ancient lives and multiple lives; Robert Innes Shearer: a lost antiquary from Caithness; Stratford Halliday; 'Thanks to you the best has been made of a bad job': Vere Gordon Childe and the Bronze Age cairn at Ri Cruin, Kilmartin, Argyll & Bute; Alan Saville
  • Evidence and artefact: utility for protohistory and archaeology in Thomas the Rhymer legendsHugh Cheape; Expiscation! Disentangling the later biography of the St Andrews Sarcophagus; Sally M Foster; Section 3; Pieces of the past; Scottish Neolithic pottery in 2016: the big picture and some details of the narrative; Alison Sheridan; The earlier prehistoric collections from the Culbin Sands, northern Scotland: the construction of a narrative; Richard Bradley, Aaron Watson and Ronnie Scott; The provision of amulets and heirlooms in Early Bronze Age children's burials in Scotland; Dawn McLaren
  • On the edge: Roman law on the frontierDavid J Breeze; The Colour Purple: lithomarge artefacts in northern Britain; Martin Goldberg; 'Coal money' from Portpatrick (south-west Scotland): reconstructing an Early Medieval craft centre from antiquarian finds; Fraser Hunter; Silver handpins from the West Country to Scotland: perplexing portable antiquities; Susan Youngs; Gleaming eyes and the elaboration of Anglo-Saxon sculpture; Alice Blackwell; Combs and comb production in the Western Isles during the Norse period; Niall Sharples and Ian Dennis
  • Playing the dark side: a look at some chess and other playing pieces of jet and jet-like materials from BritainMark A Hall; Blank Page; Blank Page
Control code
960048796
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789088903762
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960048796
Label
Ancient lives : object, people and place in early Scotland : essays for David V Clarke on his 70th birthday, edited by Fraser Hunter and Alison Sheridan
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contributors; Introduction: 'If I can put it like that ... '; Alison Sheridan and Fraser Hunter; Section 1; Presenting the past; Museums and their collections; Mark Jones; Presenting someone else's past: the Caithness Broch Centre; Andrew Heald; Reading Govan Old: interpretative challenges and aspirations; Stephen T Driscoll; Section 2; Ancient lives and multiple lives; Robert Innes Shearer: a lost antiquary from Caithness; Stratford Halliday; 'Thanks to you the best has been made of a bad job': Vere Gordon Childe and the Bronze Age cairn at Ri Cruin, Kilmartin, Argyll & Bute; Alan Saville
  • Evidence and artefact: utility for protohistory and archaeology in Thomas the Rhymer legendsHugh Cheape; Expiscation! Disentangling the later biography of the St Andrews Sarcophagus; Sally M Foster; Section 3; Pieces of the past; Scottish Neolithic pottery in 2016: the big picture and some details of the narrative; Alison Sheridan; The earlier prehistoric collections from the Culbin Sands, northern Scotland: the construction of a narrative; Richard Bradley, Aaron Watson and Ronnie Scott; The provision of amulets and heirlooms in Early Bronze Age children's burials in Scotland; Dawn McLaren
  • On the edge: Roman law on the frontierDavid J Breeze; The Colour Purple: lithomarge artefacts in northern Britain; Martin Goldberg; 'Coal money' from Portpatrick (south-west Scotland): reconstructing an Early Medieval craft centre from antiquarian finds; Fraser Hunter; Silver handpins from the West Country to Scotland: perplexing portable antiquities; Susan Youngs; Gleaming eyes and the elaboration of Anglo-Saxon sculpture; Alice Blackwell; Combs and comb production in the Western Isles during the Norse period; Niall Sharples and Ian Dennis
  • Playing the dark side: a look at some chess and other playing pieces of jet and jet-like materials from BritainMark A Hall; Blank Page; Blank Page
Control code
960048796
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789088903762
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)960048796

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