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Late Roman precious metal deposits, c. AD 200-700

changes over time and space

by Hobbs, Richard

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Published by Archaeopress in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goldwork -- Rome.,
  • Silverwork, Byzantine.,
  • Goldwork, Byzantine.,
  • Silverwork -- Rome.,
  • Europe -- Antiquities, Roman.,
  • Europe -- Antiquities, Byzantine.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard Hobbs.
    SeriesBAR international series -- 1504
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG137 .H+
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19950914M
    ISBN 10184171934X

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From its acquisition during the Punic Wars to the Fall of Rome, Iberia continued to produce a significant amount of Roman metals. Late Roman Precious Metal Deposits c. AD by Richard Hobbs,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Richard Hobbs.

Get this from a library. Late Roman precious metal deposits, c. AD changes over time and space. [Richard Hobbs]. BOOK DESCRIPTION This monograph examines the deposition of precious metal artefacts in the late Roman and early Byzantine periods (from c.

AD to AD ) within and beyond the frontiers of the Roman Empire and its successor states. The data behind our Precious Metal Deposits, AD layer is now available for download here. This database presents data from Richard HobbsLate Roman precious metal deposits, c.

AD changes over time and space (Archaeopress), which the author has generously communicated to DARMC, with some editing and additions by DARMC contributors. This thesis draws together more than 1, deposits of late Roman precious metals,\ud namely coins, plate, jewellery, and bullion items, over a year period (c.

AD\ud ). Deposits from both West and East of the Empire, and beyond the frontiers, are\ud included. Deposits of Late Roman precious metals c. AD Changes over time and space.

By R. Hobbs. Abstract. SIGLEAvailable from British Library Document Supply Centre-DSC:DXN / BLDSC - British Library Document Supply CentreGBUnited Kingdo. Late Roman precious metal deposits, c. AD changes over time and space. Oxford: Archaeopress. DARMC Contributors: Richard Hobbs, Brendan Maione-Downing, Ricardo Salazar-Rey, Ece Turnator, Weight of Non-coin metals (grams) Based on: Hobbs, R.

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