News and meetings
June 27, 2019
The final installment in today's conference paper bonanza is Derek's paper on the Worcestershire Ceramics Fabric Reference Collection, where he reflects on its design, use, and how the model may be applied to other material in future. Enjoy!
Another paper from the Worcester meeting was Jane Evans' exploration of Iron Age pottery from hillforts in Herefordshire, featuring some excellent bird-stamp decoration.
Julie Dunne et al.
Continuing on the theme of PCRG conference papers as PDFs (see previous post by Elaine Morris) here is the script of the paper by Julie Dunne, Alistair Barclay, Elina Brook, Grace Jones, and Richard Evershed on residue evidence from Kingsmead Quarry pottery in Berkshir...
June 21, 2019
Sarah Percival, David Knight, Adam Tinsley
At our Lancaster meeting in 2018, we discussed the development of a national typology for pottery forms. You can read about the discussion points here, and get in touch if you have comments or want to contribute to this project.
June 18, 2019
The programme for our meeting on Saturday is confirmed! Lots of Neolithic goodies this time... Please contact us if you want to attend!
10.30 Coffee and Biscuits
11.00 AGM – Chaired by Grace Jones
12.15 Alistair Barclay (Cotswold Archaeology)
Some new Grooved Ware from...
June 3, 2019
Here's the manuscript of my paper on fabric descriptions in ceramic analysis, presented at our meeting in Worcester in 2018 - hopefully it's of use and interest to many of you!
I came across a series of published fabric descriptions recently which did not seem quite r...