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Early Anglo-Saxon Shields (Archaeologia)

Tania Dickinson

Early Anglo-Saxon Shields (Archaeologia)

by Tania Dickinson

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Published by Society of Antiquaries of London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Base metal & ironworking,
  • Celtic, Saxon, Germanic & Nordic archaeology,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • General,
  • Art & Art Instruction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages94
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11610637M
    ISBN 100854312609
    ISBN 109780854312603

    I INTRODUCTION: THE ORIGINS OF THE ANGLO-SAXON KINGDOMS 1 Written sources: British 1 Written sources: Anglo-Saxon 3 Archaeological evidence 5 The political structure of Anglo-Saxon England c. 9 The nature of early Anglo-Saxon kingship 15 Sources for the study of kings and kingdoms from the seventh to the ninth centuries 19 II KENT 25 Sources - Explore styygens's board "Anglo-Saxons", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Saxon, Anglo saxon, Dark ages pins.

    • Anglo Saxons worshipped many different gods. They believed their god controlled every aspect of life. • Some modern English words used today come from the Anglo Saxon language that is also known as Old English. • The Anglo Saxons were defeated in at the . Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books. View eBook. Get this book in print. ; Barnes&; Books-A-Million Kings and Kingdoms of Early Anglo-Saxon England.

    Many different weapons were created and used in Anglo-Saxon England between the fifth and eleventh centuries. Spears, used for piercing and throwing, were the most common weapon. Other commonplace weapons included the sword, axe, and knife—bows and arrows, as well as slings, were not frequently used by the Anglo-Saxons. For defensive purposes, the shield was the most common item used by . The Staffordshire Hoard: An Anglo-Saxon Treasure tells the story of the Staffordshire Hoard’s discovery and acquisition, and the six-year research project that pieced its fragments back together, identified its objects and explored their manufacture. Key.


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Early Anglo-Saxon Shields (Archaeologia) by Tania Dickinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this volume Dickinson and Harke combine their individual researches to provide a full discussion of the early Anglo-Saxon shield. It includes a typological framework and addresses the issues of dating and distribution, technology and function, and the place of the shield in Anglo-Saxon burial ritual.

Read more Read less click to open popover5/5(1). In this volume Dickinson and Harke combine their individual researches to provide a full discussion of the early Anglo-Saxon shield. Early Anglo-Saxon Shields book includes a typological framework and addresses the issues of.

Early Anglo-Saxon Shields by Tania M. Dickinson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A typological study of the shield bosses and their handles and discussion of the dating and distribution of the various types.

There are sections on the technology and construction of shields, on their use in warfare, and on the place of the shield in the ritual of Anglo-Saxon burials.

The origins of the Anglo-Saxon shield are to be found in the Roman Iron Age on the Continent. The Early Saxon shield has the same basic form as the shields in Danish and North German bog deposits: a flat circular board of small to medium size, made.

Early Anglo-Saxon Shields: IV. The Use of the Shield: Combat and Display. In book: (with T.M. Dickinson) Early Anglo-Saxon shields. (Archaeologia ).

London: Society of Antiquaries Author: Heinrich Härke. EARLY ANGLO-SAXON SHIELDS. by Dickinson T. & Harke H. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Early Medieval Britain - by Pam J.

Crabtree June We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites. Early Anglo-Saxon Shields (Archaeologia) Hardcover – 1 Jan. by Tania M. Dickinson (Author), Heinrich G. Harke (Author)5/5(3). Re-assessment of the evidence for 'laminated' shield boards in the early Anglo-Saxon cemetery of Petersfinger (Wilts.), and its re-interpretation as evidence for.

The period of Anglo-Saxon warfare spans the 5th Century AD to the 11th in technology and tactics resemble those of other European cultural areas of the Early Middle Ages, although the Anglo-Saxons, unlike the Continental Germanic tribes such as the Franks and the Goths, do not appear to have regularly fought on horseback.

The Anglo-Saxons were a cultural group who inhabited England from the 5th century. They comprised people from Germanic tribes who migrated to the island from continental Europe, their descendants, and indigenous British groups who adopted many aspects of Anglo-Saxon culture and language.

The Anglo-Saxons established the Kingdom of England, and the modern English language owes almost half of. A video about the art of Anglo-Saxon shield making and their uses. Hope you all enjoy. My Response to Lindybeige, my comments on shields can be found from 6.

This book has quite a bit of information on influential women in Anglo-Saxon England (focusing just on the Saxon period prior to the invasion of William the Conqueror in ).

Much of the information is presented in examples of women and their rise to power/5(33). The case for smnaller shields is put in SEarly Anglo Saxon Shields' by Dickinson and Harke London They found that there were several indications of shield size in graves that came in around halfa meter inches.

Their most conclusive back up for this is two artistic representations, one the Franks casket and the other the Repton Stone. Early Anglo-Saxon Shields by Tania Dickinson, Heinrich Harke - Alibris Buy Early Anglo-Saxon Shields by Tania Dickinson, Heinrich Harke online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ 64 EARLY ANGLO-SAXON SHIELDS CO CD 8 70 8o "5 40 A n o 2 3 4 5 date groups Chronology of the Anglo-Saxon shield burial rite (black: Kentish cases): a.

Anglo Saxon Ships When I first started writing A Brother’s Oath, I made the erroneous assumption that the Anglo Saxons merely sailed about in Viking ships. Upon doing a little research, I discovered that, like a lot of things concerning the Anglo Saxons, they did it slightly differently to their Scandinavian cousins of later centuries.

Many people state that boss-gripped dark age round shields must be above a certain size. Well according to archaeology, they are wrong. Early Anglo-Saxon dark age shield sizes.

Anglo Saxon Books Books about all aspects of Anglo-Saxon history, culture, language. Subjects include Old English language courses and English martial about all aspects of Anglo-Saxon history, culture, language.

Subjects include Old English language courses and English martial arts. Stanford Libraries' official online search tool for books, media, journals, databases, government documents and more.

Early Anglo-Saxon shields in SearchWorks catalog Skip .Anglo-Saxon society is sought in the coincidence of artefactual, stylistic and iconographic shieldsburiedinthe6thtoearliest7thcentury,togetherwithseventeenfurther mounts which were probably originally designed for shields, form the basis of a systematic typological review;decoration in Salin’s Style I is Size: 1MB.translation by H.R.

Ellis Davidson The Sword in Anglo-Saxon England. For more about swords, see my essay Pattern Welded Swords. For sword names, see my Giving Voice. The English Warrior from Earliest Times to by Stephen Pollington ( Anglo-Saxon Books) is a treasure trove of information about the men and their weapons.