By Alastair Willis
The gadgets during this publication have been chanced on by way of contributors of the general public and feature been recorded through the moveable Antiquities Scheme. they supply us with an perception into the lives of our ancestors, the folks who lived and labored in those counties, the folks who didn't make it into the heritage books. The items span a interval of at the least 180,000 years and characterize the total spectrum of society, from the hand awl of a hunter-gatherer to the neck torc of an Iron Age chieftain to a token halfpenny of a seventeenth-century coal miner.
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50 Finds From Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire: Objects from the Portable Antiquities Scheme by Alastair Willis