Treasure Chasers

December 6, 2010

Romano-British Coin Hoards (Shire Archaeology)

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Romano-British Coin Hoards (Shire Archaeology)

Britain’s visible Roman remains are lacking in impressive monuments such as the temples, arches and amphitheatres found in France and Italy. Yet to compare the foundations typical of Roman sites in Britain unfavourably with these is unfair since the best testament to Britain’s participation in Graceo-Roman civilisation is its ‘hidden’ monuments: spectacular hoards of household valuables such as jewellery, precious-metal table utensils or decorations and also – the concern of this book – rich hoa

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