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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Illerup River-valley is a river valley and archeological site located near Skanderborg in East Jutland, Denmark. Here, as in the previous volumes, you will find full documentation of finds and contexts supplemented by deluxe photos in Vol. Not to mention the Grauballe Man, who is one of the best preserved bog bodies in the world.

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Excavations lasting many years resulted in more than 15, items being aral. Around C3 – D1, i. The conditions were excellent – a lot of artifacts including swords in near perfect conditions were found. Jade Und Kupfe Lutz Klassen.

The illerrup leads to the critical museum guide where you can read in detail why I liked that museum a lot but was not always happy about details. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Many are shown in the Moesgard museum not too far form Illerup. Other books in this series.


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Written Sources and Their Archaeological Background v. The analyses have been carried out in international cooperation, i. Dispatched from the UK in 10 business days When will my order arrive? The Maussolleion at Halikarnassos Kristian Jeppesen. Neues Museum in Berlin, Germany. Swords bend and buckles broken. Views Read Edit View history. Islamic Remains in Bahrain Karen Frifelt. Invoking the Spirits Jesper Trier.

During the excavations more than 15, items, mainly Iron Age weapons and personal equipment from AD, were found. Interestingly, the spear, lances shields etc, were made in Scandinavia while most of the swords, as well as many sword sheaths and belts, were imported from the Roman empire. Description One of the greatest accumulated finds of Roman military equipment ever has occurred in Denmark in the Illerup Adal near the town of Skanderborg.

This is also where the Roman Empire blossoms and demises. Jade Und Kupfe Lutz Klassen. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

Here goes the “sacrificed weapons were brought back form successful business trips” hypothesis! Nydam Mose Flemming Rieck. Photographed in the Moesgaard museum Between – an area of about People wanted the best items for their armies and the Roman arms was unparalleled in Europe at the time. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers qdal more.


Nydam Mose Flemming Rieck. Books and Other Major Sources. It was in this valley in the second century AD that warriors from Jutland placed as a sacrificial thanks for their victory, the weaponry of their defeated enemies. This page was last edited on 19 Junewdal Illerup Adal 13 Xenia Pauli Jensen.

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Sacrifices from D1, i. Another explanation is that the inhabitants of Jutland served as Auxiliary in the Roman army and brought weapons and warfare with them back home.

Multivariate Archaeology Torsten Madsen. The Best Books of Multivariate Archaeology Torsten Madsen. This mass murder, in line with the quaint old customs of the time “vae victis”; woe to the vanquished ones took place around 50 AD, long before the first known weapon sacrifice.