The Pitt Rivers Museum, Oxfordshire and…Chapter 13 (part 2)

Below can be seen an embedded copy of the chapter on the Oxfordshire archaeological collections of the Pitt Rivers Museum by myself and Dr Dan Hicks. The chapter is from the book World Archaeology at the Pitt Rivers Museum: a characterization. Conceived by Dr Dan Hicks (Curator of Archaeology) and managed by both Dan and Dr Alice Stevenson (Researcher in World Archaeology), the project involved a host of specialists examining artefacts from 134 countries in a process not too dissimilar from a  MoRPHE post-excavation assessment (you can read Dan’s introduction to the book here). The book is published on the 8th March and is available to purchase now. Continue reading