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Alison Fisk

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MA Archaeological Practice @Birkbeckuol . Volunteer with @PCAarchaeology & @HamHouseNT . Mostly tweet about archaeology. Photos my own unless noted otherwise.

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Alison Fisk
7 hours ago
More info about the Lewis Chessmen on this link:
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Alison Fisk
7 hours ago
A wonderful wide-eyed, shield-biting ‘berserker’ chess piece, carved from walrus ivory. One of the 12th-century Lew…
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Alison Fisk
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The beauty of ancient glass. Something lovely to start the week; a 2,000 year-old Roman mosaic glass bowl. 📷: Thor…
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@SlCathy
Cathy Rosamund Stillman-Lowe
a day ago
#MosaicMonday #TinyThings ✨✨ I stumbled across these vivid Roman glass mosaic face beads in the collection of the…
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@SueBrunningBM
Dr Sue Brunning
a day ago
For #MosaicMonday , I'm going left-field with this 7thC necklace from Sarre, #Kent . Strung with coins and multi-colo…
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@KPW1453
Kevin Wilbraham
a day ago
Mosaic from Roman Canterbury (Durovernum Cantiacorum). Discovered during the mid-19th century at Burgate Street, th…
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@Durotrigesdig
Durotriges Project
a day ago
This 4th c #Roman mosaic depicting the birth of #Venus was found at Hemsworth #Dorset in 1831 It was lifted in 190…
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@athertoncharvat
Rachel Atherton-Charvat
a day ago
Arycanda These mosaics were uncovered at a peristyle house during excavations in Arycanda in Lycia. Looking forwar…
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Alison Fisk
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The beauty of ancient glass. Something lovely to start the week; a 2,000 year-old Roman mosaic glass bowl. 📷: Thor…
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@Toby_Driver1
Dr Toby Driver
2 days ago
#StandingStoneSunday The Piper's Stones on Minions Moor, #Bodmin , catching the winter sun in a pool of water last w…
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Kevin Wilbraham
2 days ago
The standing stones of Cairn Holy 1 Chambered Cairn In Dumfriesshire. Dating to the Neolithic, the stones formed pa…
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Alison Fisk
2 days ago
An illustration of Woodhenge by Peter Lorimer, on the information board at the site, shows how it may have appeared…
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Alison Fisk
2 days ago
Woodhenge. A Neolithic timber monument, 2 miles from Stonehenge and built at about the same time, c. 2500 BC. Forme…
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@Grave__Goods
Grave Goods
8 days ago
Our Grave Goods book is out! Available in hardback @OxbowBooks + as free, open access download:…
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@ManonYSchutz
Manon Y. Schutz
3 days ago
So, I made a very quick sketch of a winged hippo, based on the British Museum figurine... Please don't judge me, it…
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@PCAarchaeology
PCA
4 days ago
A mystery object for #FindsFriday today, from the Bronze Age cremation urn we recently excavated. Our lithics speci…
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Alison Fisk
3 days ago
More info:
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Alison Fisk
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A small and very charming c. 7000 year-old Egyptian cosmetic pot in the form of a hippo. Early Predynastic, Badaria…
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