Roman Era gold coin found in India. Head of Nero.
Isn’t it amazing how far afield Romans (and/or their money) went?
Medieval Excavations in Ireland, especially at Tralee:
Abstract of Rose M. Cleary’s scholarly article, “Excavation of an early medieval settlement and other sites at Dromthacker, Tralee, Co. Kerry”
Medievalists.Net article on the same topic: Excavation of an early medieval settlement and other sites at Dromthacker, Tralee, Co. Kerry
Viking Age Headcoverings from Dublin, vol. 6, by Elizabeth Wincott Heckett
700 Images from Abbey Medieval Festival in Australia
James Robertson’s photos of the fair at Ft. Tryon Park, NY, USA and at Sands Point Preserve, NY, USA
Canterbury Cathedral Library Reopens from the BBC
Medieval and Christianity:
The Pagn Influence on Christian Art in Ireland is from the Journal for Undergraduate Research. It’s well written and has nice illustrations. Going to send it on to a friend who is taking students to Europe next summer on Christian art study.
It was tweeted from medievalists.net, but the original site had all the pretty pictures, so I just linked to it.
Matters of Time: Manipulation of Memory in Early Irish Hagiography from Medievalists.net. At the original site, in a PDF without the pretty picture Medievalists.net added.
1066 in an Hour, available at the app store.
However, I have a question. If it’s an hour, why does it say 21.37 for time?
The whole History in an Hour website. They have iPad apps.