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Author Bliujienė, Audronė
Title Northern Gold : Amber in Lithuania (C. 100 to C. 1200)
Imprint Leiden : BRILL, 2011
©2011
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (466 pages)
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Series East Central and Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages, 450-1450 Ser. ; v.18
East Central and Eastern Europe in the Middle Ages, 450-1450 Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- List of Figures -- List of Appendices -- List of Tables -- Chronological System Used in the Book -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Chapter One Baltic Amber: Distribution, Main Sources and Accessibility -- Chapter Two Amber in Lithuanian Historiography -- Chapter Three The Aestii and the Glesum Epoch -- Chapter Four Amber in Medieval Lithuania -- Conclusions -- Appendices and Tables -- Bibliography -- Index
Thi study presents a systematic analysis of the huge, and in most cases, completely new archaeological evidence for amber from Lithuania and the surrounding regions. A comprehensive synthesis of archaeological evidence and written sources provides an opportunity to develop new viewpoints about the sources of amber, extraction methods and amber-wearing
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bliujienė, Audronė Northern Gold : Amber in Lithuania (C. 100 to C. 1200) Leiden : BRILL,c2011 9789004211186
Subject Amber -- Lithuania.;Excavations (Archaeology) -- Lithuania.;Jewelry, Prehistoric -- Lithuania.;Lithuania -- Antiquities
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