By Amy Downes,Rebecca Griffiths
Objects came upon by way of the general public, and recorded with the transportable Antiquities Scheme, have produced the most very important discoveries from the quarter in recent years. those unearths have helped to refine our knowing of Yorkshire’s historical past and the lives of the folk who lived there. starting from excellent hoards of silver buried via the Vikings to targeted Celtic fittings which convey that folks in Yorkshire had their very own kind, those unearths might be woven into the narrative of the prior. in addition they get us nearer than ever to the standard humans, with seals naming participants and trader’s tokens choosing occupations. There also are tantalising glimpses of the Roman cult of Mithras lively in rural Yorkshire. each item came across is one other thread within the wealthy tapestry that's the heritage of Yorkshire.
50 unearths from Yorkshire highlights those notable discoveries and explores how they assist to outline our figuring out of 1 of the main major parts of Britain.
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