Amphorae were pottery vessels created to hold and transport goods in the Greek and Roman world; some were even highly decorative and given as prizes, or used to hold the ashes of the dead. Join me as I delve into the vessels of history...
Thursday, March 14, 2013
History In the News- Grave of Knight Found in Edinburgh
Apparently these days the place to look for archeological clues is under British car parks! After the recent confirmation of the finding of Richard III's bones in Leicester, another car park, this time in Edinburgh, has yielded more macabre fascination. Find out more about the grave unearthed during construction here.