Bronze Age

Arrow-Heads of the British Isles / Mesolithic / Neolithic / Bronze Age Arrows

Become a Patron! Arrow-Heads of the British Isles / Mesolithic / Neolithic / Bronze Age Arrows This following video showcases examples of British Arrow-Heads from the Mesolithic, Neolithic and Bronze Aged Periods. The primary examples are from collections held with the British Museum in London plus examples from other Museums across the British Isles including …

Bronze Age – Springfield Lyons Causewayed Enclosure

Become a Patron! Bronze Age – Springfield Lyons Causewayed Enclosure Join Stephen and Yhana as they visit and treasure hunt a Bronze Age Site. A few interesting finds as they field walk around the enclosure and discover a few prehistoric artefacts. Springfield Lyons Causewayed Enclosure is an interesting site just above the Chelmer Valley in …

Bike Ride to Felsted Bronze Age Earthworks | Freedom from Lockdown 2021

Become a Patron! Bike Ride to Felsted Bronze Age Earthworks | Freedom from Lockdown 2021 Today the UK saw its first day of Freedom since lockdown began in January – The sun was shining, and it was a beautiful day. So Stephen and Yhana headed out on their mountain bikes to Felsted, Essex in search …

Lockdown Treasure Hunting | Saxon Burial Site | Neolithic Arrow

Become a Patron! Lockdown Treasure Hunting | Saxon Burial Site | Neolithic Arrow Have you ever wondered what secrets are hidden beneath the ground. In this episode Stephen and Yhana go treasure hunting during lockdown. lockdown and this short film tells just one story. Published: 27 January 2021 Location: Essex, England Duration: 14:25 Photography – …

B016 – Bronze Age Tinned Bowl

Description Here we have a Bronze Age Tinned bowl, uncleaned with damage on the bottom of the bowl – Provenance: Bought at auction via ebay Age: c. 1400 – 800 BC Period: Bronze Age Europe Size: D 14.5cm / H 4.5cm Weight: Bronze Age The Bronze Age is a prehistoric period that was characterised by the use of bronze, in some …

B015 – British Bronze Age Jar

Description Here we have a 3000 – 4000-year-old terracotta dipper cup from Britain’s Bronze Age. The vast majority of Bronze Age and Iron Age pottery on today’s arts and antiquities markets come from burial mounds (or tumuli) which are common in the British countryside, and the majority of which were excavated in the Victorian period. Pottery vessels of …

B014 – Bronze Age Barbed and Tanged Arrow-Head (British Find)

Description A beautiful example of a Bronze Age Barbed and Tanged Arrow-Head, This tool truly is a work of art even though its extremely small and will sit nicely just on the end of your finger. the arrow-head is damaged sadly on one side possibly broken on impact and one of the barbs have also …

B013 – British Bronze Age Cremation Bowl – 1200BC

Description A primitive, beautiful and rare Ancient European Bronze Age ceramic Bowl dating to approximately 1400 – 800 BC. Originally found in southern England near a Bronze Age settlement. Whilst at the time of creation this bowl may have served as a cooking utensil, at the end of the owner’s life it would have served …

N214 – Neolithic Leaf Arrow-Head (British Find)

The Neolithic British Isles refers to the period of British, Irish and Manx history that spanned from c. 4000 to c. 2,500 BCE. The final part of the Stone Age in the British Isles, it was a part of the greater Neolithic, or β€œNew Stone Ageβ€œ, across Europe. Humans first settled down and began farming. …

B012 – Bronze Age Pottery Sherd (British Find)

Description The Bell Beaker culture (or, in short, Beaker culture) is an archaeological culture named after the inverted-bell beaker drinking vessel used at the very beginning of the European Bronze Age. Arising from around 2800 BC, it lasted in Britain until as late as 1800 BC but in continental Europe only until 2300 BC, when it was succeeded by the Unetice culture. The culture was widely …