Form and Fabric

Form and Fabric : Studies in Rome's Material Past in Honour of B.R.Hartley

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Colleagues, friends and students pay tribute to Brian Hartley's contribution to Roman archaeology and particularly to samian studies with essays on: Stanwick and Melsonby ( L Fitts ); Tacitus on Agricola ( R H Martin ); Agricola and Roman Scotland ( G Maxwell ); Cameleon and Flavian troop-movements in southern Britain ( V G Swan & Paul T Bidwell ); The planning of forts and fortresses ( M Hassall ); The dating of town walls ( J Wacher ); William Stukeley's Caesarmagus ( R M J Isserlin ); Romano-British art and samian ( Martin Henig ); Three stamped decorated bowls from Gloucester ( F Wild ); The organization of the production of terra sigillata at La Graufesenque ( M Polak ); Un vase moule de Montans ( J-L Tilhard ); Lezoux - La Graufesenque et la Romanisation ( H Verlet ); An unusual decorated jar from Northamptonshire ( G Webster ); Zur Verwertbarkeit von Reliefsigillaten des 2. und 3. Jahrunderts ( I Huld-Zetsche ); A decorated samian dish from London ( J Bird ); Die Datierung der Rheinzaberner Reliefsigillata ( K Kortuem & A Mees ); Samian from the City of Lincoln ( M J Darling ); Expert systems in sigillata and numismatic studies ( G Rogers ); Un depot pre-flavien a Tongeren (Belgique) ( M Vanderhoeven ); The range and distribution of Romano-British stamped wares ( V Rigby ); Early Roman amphorae from Le Mans ( P Galliou ); Pottery production at Corbridge in the 1st century ( J N Dore ); Une moule d'applique de la collection Constancias ( C Bemont ); Second-century pottery derived from metal and samian prototypes ( J Webster & P Webster ); Hoards of Roman coins found in Britain ( A S Robertson ); Do brooches have ritual associations? ( G Simpson & B Blance ); A hoard of late Roman ironwork from Sibson ( W H Manning ); A sling from melandra? ( J P Wild ); Early occupations at St. Mary's Abbey, York: the evidence of the glass ( H E M Cool ).show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 324 pages
  • 213.4 x 297.2 x 22.9mm | 1,270.07g
  • Oxbow Books
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • numerous illus
  • 190018835X
  • 9781900188357

Table of contents

Stanwick and Melsonby, L. Fitts; Tacitus on Agricola, R.H. Martin; Agricola and Roman Scotland, G. Maxwell; Camelon and Flavian troop-movements in southern Britain, V.G. Swan and Paul T. Bidwell; the planning of forts and fortresses, M. Hassall; the dating of town halls, J. Wacher; William Stukeley's Caesaromagus, R.M. J. Isserlin; Romano-British art samian, M. Henig; three stamped decorated bowls from Gloucester, F. Wild; the organization of the production of terra sigillata at La Graufesenque, M. Polak; un vase moule de montans, J.L. Tilhard; Lezoux - la Graufesenque et le Romanisation, H. Vertet; an unusual decorated jar from Northamptonshire, G. Webster; zur verwertbarkeit von reliefsigillaten des 2 und 3 jarhunderts, I. Huld-Zetsce; a decorated samian dish from London, J. Bird; die datierung der Rheinzaberner reliefsigillata, K. Kortum & A. Mees; samian from the city of Lincoln, M. J. Darling; expert systems in Sigillata and numismatic studies, G. Rogers; un depot pre-flavien a Tongeren (Belgique), M. Vanderhoeven; the range and distribution of Romano-British stamped wares, V. Rigby; early Roman amphorae from Le Mans, P. Galliou; pottery production at Corbridge in the 1st century, J. N. Dore; une moule d'applique dela collection Constancias, C. Bemont; second-century pottery derived from metal and samian prototypes, J. Webster and P. Webster; hoards of Roman coins found in Britain, A.S. Roberston; do brooches have ritual associations?, G. Simpson and B. Blance; a hoard of late Roman ironwork from Sibson, W.H. Manning; a sling from Melandra?, J.P. Wild; early occupation at St Mary's Abbey, York - the evidence of the glass, H.E.M. more