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International Archaeological Reports since 1974

Metal Objects

PUGIO - GLADIUS BREVIS EST
History and technology of the Roman battle dagger
£36.00
Sub Title:
History and technology of the Roman battle dagger
Author:
Marco Saliola and Fabrizio Casprini
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
147pp. Illustrated in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407309996
BAR number:
S2404
This study examines in depth the pugio (pl. pugiones), a short dagger-sword and one of the weapons of choice of the Roman army - it was... More
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Métallurgie du fer et Sociétés africaines
Bilans et nouveaux paradigmes dans la recherche anthropologique et archéologique
£57.00
Editors:
Caroline Robion-Brunner and Bruno Martinelli
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English and French
Paperback:
258pp, Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309880
BAR number:
S2395
Sub Title:
Bilans et nouveaux paradigmes dans la recherche anthropologique et archéologique
Sub-series name:
Cambridge Monographs in African Archaeology, 81
This book includes papers presented at a conference at Aix-en-Provence, 23-24 April 2010. More
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£52.00
Author:
Claudia Minniti
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
Italian with English summary
Paperback:
235pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309873
BAR number:
S2394
The present study analyses different faunal samples dated to the Middle Bronze Age and the Early Iron Age from both Latium and Abruzzi... More
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£42.00
Author:
André Marbach
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
French with English and German abstracts
Paperback:
189pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309668
BAR number:
S2376
This research presents a study of scythes and sharp-edged, bladed, handled agricultural tools from Gaul, based on a survey of... More
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£54.00
Author:
Catherine Frieman
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
248pp. Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407309521
BAR number:
S2365
In this study of prehistoric innovation, the author argues that a range of technologies and practices need to be considered in order to... More
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Ancient Society and Metallurgy
A comparative study of Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China
£46.00
Sub Title:
A comparative study of Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China
Author:
Liangren Zhang
Publication Year:
2012
Language:
English
Paperback:
210pp. Illustrated throughout.
ISBN:
9781407309118
BAR number:
S2328
Focusing on Bronze Age societies in Central Eurasia and North China, this book presents a new scenario of early social evolution.... More
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The Minoan Double Axe
An experimental study of production and use
£37.00
Sub Title:
An experimental study of production and use
Author:
Maria Lowe Fri
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
154pp. Illustrated throughout, some in colour, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407308814
BAR number:
S2304
Since the double axe is such an important and symbolically charged object, emblematic for Minoan Crete, it has been discussed from... More
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£19.00
Sub Title:
Objects from a Zagreb private collection
Author:
Remza Košcevic
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
76pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white
ISBN:
9781407308661
BAR number:
S2289
One private numismatic collection in Zagreb, Croatia was found to contain a group of silver items, which has all the characteristics of... More
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La fatica del bello
Tecniche decorative dell’acciaio e del ferro su armi e armature in Europa tra Basso Medioevo ed Età Moderna
£36.00
Author:
Giorgio Dondi
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
Italian
Paperback:
169pp, Illustrated throughout
ISBN:
9781407308593
BAR number:
S2282
Sub Title:
Tecniche decorative dell’acciaio e del ferro su armi e armature in Europa tra Basso Medioevo ed Età Moderna
Sub-series name:
Notebooks on Military Archaeology and Architecture, 5
A study of European decorative ironwork techniques as applied to arms and armour from Late Medieval to modern times. More
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£49.00
Author:
Matthias B Merkl
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
229pp. Illustrated throughout in colour and black and white, With additional material online (appendices and catalogue of database)
ISBN:
9781407308388
BAR number:
S2267
After defining the framework of this study, describing the archaeological evidence for metallurgy dating from the emergence of the first... More
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Nägel, Stifte, Niete
Befestigungstechnik im samischen Heraion
£35.00
Sub Title:
Befestigungstechnik im samischen Heraion
Author:
Uwe Peltz
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
German with English abstract
Paperback:
143pp. Illustrated throughout, catalogue
ISBN:
9781407308371
BAR number:
S2266
This research takes a new look, including metallurgical analyses, at the small metal finds from earlier digs at the Temple of Hera on the... More
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£51.00
Editors:
Marion Uckelmann and Marianne Mödlinger
Publication Year:
2011
Language:
English
Paperback:
231pp. Illustrated throughout in black and white
ISBN:
9781407308227
BAR number:
S2255
The articles in this volume cover aspects relating to archaeometallurgy, functional analyses, experimental work and archaeology and focus... More
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