Museum Archaeology in Europe, Paperback Book

Museum Archaeology in Europe Paperback

Edited by David R. M. Gaimster


The sixteen papers in this volume demonstrate the active role of European museums and museum staff in archaeology, with examples from all over Europe showing active participation in excavations, conservation, and museum display.

Based on a conference held at the British Museum in 1992, contributors include: I Longworth (Museums and archaeology) ; J Warren (The European Community and heritage protection) ; J Verwers (Archaeology and the National Museum of Antiquities, The Netherlands) ; J Baart (Archaeology in Dutch town-museums) ; G Krause (Museum rescue-archaeology in Duisburg, the Lower Rhineland) ; H Liden (Archaeology and the Museum of National Antiquities, Stockholm) ; I Billberg (Excavations in the medieval centre of Malmoe) ; J-Y Marin (L'acquisition des objets archeologiques par les musees en France) ; B Dunning (A new archaeological museum at Neuchatel, Switzerland) ; W Brzezinski (Museum archaeology in Poland) ; L Pekarskaya (Archaeology in the Kiev History Museum) ; B Kirigin (Archaeological museums in Croatia) ; A Saville (Artefact research in the National Museums of Scotland) ; M Biddle (Curatorship and the archaeological explosion) .


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 192 pages, with figs & illus.
  • Publisher: American School of Classical Studies at Athens
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Museums & museology
  • ISBN: 9780946897735



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