Darkness visible: The Sculptor’s Cave, Covesea, from the Bronze Age to the Picts

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Armit, I. and Buster, L. 2020. Darkness visible: The Sculptor’s Cave, Covesea, from the Bronze Age to the Picts. Edinburgh Society of Antiquaries of Scotland .
AuthorsArmit, I. and Buster, L.
Abstract

The Sculptor’s Cave is one of the most enigmatic prehistoric sites in Britain. Excavated in the 1920s and 1970s, new analysis of the archive has revealed a complex history of funerary and ritual activity from the Late Bronze Age to the Roman Iron Age. Using innovative methods and new techniques, this volume re-examines the results of earlier excavations and places the site in its wider British and European context.

KeywordsScotland; Picts; Bronze Age; Prehistory; Archaeology; Cave archaeology; Scottish history; Bioarchaeology
Year2020
PublisherSociety of Antiquaries of Scotland
Output statusPublished
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PrintSep 2020
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Deposited10 Jan 2022
Place of publicationEdinburgh
ISBN9781908332172
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