Roman Era

Weekend Weaving Workshop

Date
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Event
For Public
Organised by
Pallia (DE)
Country
Belgium

Tablet weaving structures are different from loom weaving structures, and patterning on tablet woven bands follow their own rules - related to these structures. In the workshop "Understanding Tablet Weaving", we will explore the structures of tablet weaving and gain a deep understanding how patterning in tablet weaving works:

Beer, Bread & Bees Festival

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Event
For Public
Country
United Kingdom

Join us for the finale of our Summer of Science & Sorcery as we celebrate all things beer, bread and bees! Try homebrewed nettle beer, grinding wheat for flour, learn about early wheats, taste local honey mead, bake bread in our oven and over the fire, watch a beekeeping demonstration and try local beers.

European Textile Forum

Date
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Event
For Professionals
Organised by
Katrin Kania & Sabine Ringenberg
Country
Germany

The European Textile Forum 2018 will take place from November 5 to November 11, at the Laboratory for Experimental Archaeology in Mayen, Germany. The Laboratory for Experimental Archaeology is the experimental archaeology research center of the Römisch-Germanisches Zentralmuseum (RGZM).

International Iron Smelting Days

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Event
For Professionals
Organised by
Furnace Fortune Styria+ MHVOE (MontanHistorical Club Austria)
Country
Austria

The annual Iron Smelting Days are the largest gathering of its kind in Europe, with blacksmiths, artists and archaeologists gathering around a dozen or so iron smelting furnaces. It is a unique chance to learn a lot in very short time about the process of producing iron in the old days.

My Roman Boarding Games

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Event
For Public
Country
Portugal

Learn how to build and play roman ancient games, as Duodecim Scripta, Ludus Latrunculorum and Merellus. Use some cereal cards, wood boards, scissors, crayons and your imagination! At the end you will learn how to play them and, if you try it hard, you'll be able to participate at our Roman Games Tourney!

 

Summer Antique Festival

Date
Event
For Public
Organised by
Association for Antique Reconstructions "Mos Maiorum Ulpiae Serdicae (BG)
Veliko Tarnovo Municipality (BG)
Country
Bulgaria

The fourth antique festival “Nike – the game and the victory” will take place in the archaeological reserve Nicopolis ad Istrum near Veliko Tarnovo. The one of a kind historical festival dedicated to the early and late Antiquity, which takes place on the territory of Veliko Tarnovo Municipality, will be on July 13, Saturday at 10.00h. 

Serdica is my Rome

Date
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Event
For Public
Organised by
Association for Antique reconstruction "Mos Maiorum Ulpiae Serdicae" (BG)
Municipality of Sofia (BG)
Regional History Museum of Sofia (BG)
Country
Bulgaria

We have the honour to invite you to the first Festival of Antique Heritage “Serdica is my Rome” which will be held in Bulgaria’s capital city – Sofia. We want to promote the Antique legacy of our capital and to draw attention towards the restoration of historical sites: “The West Gate of Serdica” and “Antique cultural and communication complex “Serdica”.

Anita Radini PhD

Member of EXARC since
E-mail address
anita.radini [at] york.ac.uk
Country
United Kingdom

I am an archaeological scientist interested in ancient labour division in past and traditional societies. I study the impact on health of ancient crafting activities. I am particularly interested in 'dusty' crafts such (as pottery, pigments, dyes making, textile production).