Artefacts and archaeology : aspects of the Celtic and Roman world / edited by Miranda Aldhouse-Green and Peter Webster.

Title: 
Artefacts and archaeology : aspects of the Celtic and Roman world / edited by Miranda Aldhouse-Green and Peter Webster.

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Publisher: 
Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2002.
Description: 
xii, 276 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Authors: 
Aldhouse-Green, Miranda J. (Miranda Jane)
Webster, Peter, 1943-
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
143940
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
D70.A77 2002z
Notes: 
Rev. contributions of papers presented at a conference held in Dec. 2000 in Cardiff.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
This study covers two main areas: the excavation of archaeological sites in Wales & work on Roman material culture. Individual essays discuss Celtic religion, the Roman army in Wales, Roman bronze, pottery & glass objects, & more.
Includes Egyptian faience production and Roman bottles, mosaics, and window glass.
Contents: 
7: Vitrous technology: evidence for faience production at Kom Helul, Memphis (Egypt) / by Paul T. Nicholson --
8: Roman window glass / by Denise Allen --
9: Two vessels from Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, and Piercebridge, County Durham: a note on Flavian and later polychrome mosaic glass in Britain / by Jennifer Price --
10: Bottles for Bacchus? / by H. E. M. Cool.
ISBN: 
0708317529
9780708317525