Things from the town : artefacts and inhabitants in Viking-age Kaupang / edited by Dagfinn Skre.

Title: 
Things from the town : artefacts and inhabitants in Viking-age Kaupang / edited by Dagfinn Skre.
Publisher: 
[Aarhus, Denmark] : Aarhus University Press ; [Oslo, Norway] : Kaupang Excavation Project, University of Oslo, c2011.
Description: 
483 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Other Authors: 
Skre, Dagfinn.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
135871
Find this in the library
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
DL596.K36T45 2011z
Variant Title: 
Artefacts and inhabitants in Viking-age Kaupang
Artifacts and inhabitants in Viking-age Kaupang
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-482).
Exchange; Universitetet I Oslo; 2013; 1000137055
Glass: p. 169-279.
Contents: 
Introduction to the site / Lars Pilø, Dagfinn Skre --
Scandinavian metalwork / Birgitta Hårdh --
Continental and insular metalwork / Egon Wamers --
Pins and penannular brooches / James Graham-Campbell --
Amber and jet / Heid Gjøstein Resi --
Analyses of jet-like objects / Unn Plahter --
Gemstones: cornelian, rock crystal, amethyst, fluorspar and garnet / Heid Gjøstein Resi --
Vessel glass and evidence of glassworking / Bjarne Gaut --
The pottery / Lars Pilø --
Characterisation studies of potter, industrial ceramics and fired clay / Alan Vince --
Soapstone finds / Irene Baug --
Textile-production equipment / Ingvild Øye --
Whetstones, grindstones, touchstones and smoothers / Heid Gjøstein Resi --
The inhabitants: activities / Dagfinn Skre --
The inhabitants: origins and trading connexions [sic] / Dagfinn Skre --
Kaupang: between east and west; between north and south / Dagfinn Skre.
ISBN: 
9788779343092
8779343090
Series: 
Norske oldfunn. Kaupang Excavation Project publication series ; v. 3.
Norske oldfunn ; 24.
Kaupang Excavation Project publication series ; v. 3
Norske oldfunn ; 24