From to and from to MOMU made excavations in the area around the river valley of Illerup Ådal, south of Aarhus. Here they discovered. Illerup Adal 11 and 12 (2 vols) by Marcin Biborski, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. One of the greatest accumulated finds of Roman military equipment ever has occurred in Denmark in the Illerup Adal near the town of Skanderborg. It was in this.

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The skeletal remains of hundreds of Iron Age warriors were found in andduring a large scale archaeological excavation carried out as project work by students of Aarhus University in what was likely a lake bed when the remains were placed there about 2, years ago.

Written Sources and Their Archaeological Background v. Other volumes deal with spear and lance points, personal belongings comb, tools, The Best Books of Swords bend and buckles broken.

Three major and apparently unrelated places A,B, C. This is also where the Roman Empire blossoms and demises. Islamic Remains in Bahrain Karen Frifelt.

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Lance top and spear bottom spoints Large picture. When the area was drained infirst discoveries were made – adap it has never quite stopped ever since. Other books in this series. Music in Nuristan Christer Irgens-Moller. Jade Und Kupfe Lutz Klassen. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.


Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions x x 84mm 5, It was in this valley in the second century AD that warriors from Jutland placed as a sacrificial thanks for illrup victory, the weaponry of their defeated enemies. Only one large deposit; early C1b: The area was subsequently excavated from till and again in Retrieved from ” https: Looking for beautiful books? Nydam Mose Flemming Rieck. The conditions were excellent – a lot of artifacts including swords in near perfect conditions were found.

Remains of at least dead warriors were found, just about 2 km from one of the places of major weapon sacrifices. Photographed in the Moesgaard museum The Maussolleion at Halikarnassos Kristian Jeppesen.

Tybrind Vig Soren H. Dendrochronology of the shield boards shows that the deposition was soon after AD, the last coin found was minted in AD.

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The analyses have been carried out in international cooperation, i. Nydam Mose Flemming Rieck.


Partially mixed up with place A Place C: Illerup Adal 13 Xenia Pauli Jensen. Views Read Edit View history.

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Large Pictures chapter The main theme is the relationship between the Roman Empire and Northern Europe, which the sword material indeed exemplifies – the blades being mainly of Roman manufacture, while the handles and sheaths are of mixed origin.

Both reasons to why Roman weapons ended up in Denmark is very plausible and war made the winner throw it all in a lake. Here is what they look like:. We wdal cookies to give you the best possible experience. The prettier the equipment the bigger the destruction. Theoderic’s “Thank You” letter. Jade Und Kupfe Lutz Klassen. Looking for beautiful books?

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