By Amy Downes,Rebecca Griffiths
Objects stumbled on by means of the general public, and recorded with the moveable Antiquities Scheme, have produced essentially the most very important discoveries from the zone in recent years. those reveals have helped to refine our figuring out of Yorkshire’s heritage and the lives of the folks who lived there. starting from fabulous hoards of silver buried via the Vikings to designated Celtic fittings which exhibit that folks in Yorkshire had their very own type, those reveals may be woven into the narrative of the prior. additionally they get us nearer than ever to the standard humans, with seals naming members and trader’s tokens deciding on occupations. There also are tantalising glimpses of the Roman cult of Mithras lively in rural Yorkshire. each item chanced on is one other thread within the wealthy tapestry that's the background of Yorkshire.
50 unearths from Yorkshire highlights those extraordinary discoveries and explores how they assist to outline our knowing of 1 of the main major parts of Britain.
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