A festschrift of essays on British and Irish pottery presented to Ian Longworth on his retirement as Keeper of the Department of Prehistoric and Romano-British Antiquities in the British Museum. Neolithic and Bronze Age pots from Beakers to Deverel-Rimbury to Colared Urns rule this book, with contributions from a host of Dr.Longworth's colleagues and friends. Contributors include: H.Case (Beakers: Loosening a Stereotype); T.G.Manby (Skeuomorphism: some reflections of leather, wood and basketry in EBA pottery); M.Parker Pearson (Southwestern BA pottery); J.Waddell (The Cordoned Urn Tradition); F.Healy (Pots, pits and peat; ceramics and settlementsin east Anglia); C.Burgess (Bronze Age settlements and domestic pottery in northern Britain; some suggestions).
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Book Description Oxbow Books, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0946897948