Anglo-Saxon Beads

Title

Anglo-Saxon Beads

Subject

Archaeology

Description

Coloured beads discovered at an Anglo-Saxon inhumation cemetery at Sewerby, Yorkshire. These images were originally published as microfiche in 'An Anglo-Saxon Inhumation Cemetery at Sewerby, East Yorkshire' (York University Archaeological Publications), Susan Hirst, 1985.

If you have JSTOR access, you can read more in the article ‘Glass and other Vitreous Materials’, Leo Biek and Justine Bayley, World Archaeology, Vol. 11, No. 1 (Jun., 1979), pp. 1-25 (http://www.jstor.org/stable/124331).

Creator

Sebastian Rahtz

Files

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A5b dr green
A5b pale blue
A5b turquoise
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Citation

Sebastian Rahtz, “Anglo-Saxon Beads,” Woruldhord, accessed October 22, 2020, http://poppy.nsms.ox.ac.uk/woruldhord/items/show/139.

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