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Anglo-Scandinavian ironwork from 16-22 Coppergate, York : c.850-1100 A.D.

@inproceedings{Ottaway1989AngloScandinavianIF,
  title={Anglo-Scandinavian ironwork from 16-22 Coppergate, York : c.850-1100 A.D.},
  author={Patrick Ottaway},
  year={1989}
}
The principal subject of this thesis is some 4500 iron objects excavated in Anglo-Scandinavian contexts at 16-22 Coppergate, York. Although about half of the objects were identified as nails, the other half functioned in a wide range of activities. There are tools for trades and crafts, structural fittings, dress fittings, items of horse equipment and weapons. Of particular interest were items identified as bar iron, blanks and scrap which, together with large quantities of slag, were… 

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