The wooden artefacts from Loch Glashan crannog, Mid Argyll

Caroline Earwood (Author)


Keyword(s):
Woodworking, Pegs Pins Spatulae Handles, Artefacts, Wood, Wooden Artefacts
Period(s):
Bronze Age

Abstract


Excavations in 1960 led to the discovery of a large number of wooden artefacts. These include a diverse range of containers, pegs, pins, spatulae, handles, and tools as well as parts of structures and other worked wood. The material, which has remained largely unpublished, provides an insight into domestic life in Scotland in the sixth/eighth centuries AD as well as further information on both contemporary woodworking techniques and the movement of goods and/or ideas. Au

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Published
30-11-1991
How to Cite
Earwood, C. (1991). The wooden artefacts from Loch Glashan crannog, Mid Argyll. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 120, 79-94. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/9383
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Articles