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The Ruin of Britain? Late Antiquity in the Uplands of Northern England Rodger Martlew Monday 21st January 7:30pm at the Community Centre in Ingleton Non-members are welcome; there will be a small admission charge, which includes light...

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The York Heritage Research Seminars resume at King's Manor on Tuesday, 15 January. These talks are free and open to the public.  On 29 January the speaker is Louise Fowler from MOLA, on 'London Mithaeum: A new light on...

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New PAS online guide to buckles

  • Posted On: 11 June 2018

The Portable Antiquities Scheme has published an online guide to buckles - Roman to eighteenth-century.


The differing forms of late Roman and early Anglo-Saxon belt buckles have provided much material for discussion in recent decades, with some forms characteristic of (eg.) late antique administrators and military men (women too?), and with (eg.) triangular buckle plates from prestigious Anglo-Saxon burials.

This is a basic guide and guidance on terms and references to standard works are given.

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