Archaeology Online – The Must Farm Textiles with Susanna Harris


December 15, 2022    
7:00 pm

Event Type

Dr Susanna Harris is the lecturer in Archaeology at the University of Glasgow. Her research has an emphasis on organic artefacts with the focus of her studies on the textiles, leather and basketry of the Neolithic and Bronze Age in Europe.

Must Farm – a settlement site dating to the Late Bronze Age (1000-800BC) – was destroyed by fire and collapsed within a body of water. The structures that comprised this site (as well as their contents) have been preserved where they fell. Susanna will be speaking on the textiles that have been recovered from Must Farm. Textiles being an extraordinary find for British prehistory.

Cornish Archaeology Online is a series of talks that is open to all. Talks will take place over Zoom and will explore Archaeology in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

The lecture will begin at 7PM with access from 6:50PM. No registration will be required for this session, though entry is limited to the first 100 attendees. Joining details below:

Topic: The Must Farm Textiles
Time: Dec 15, 2022 19:00 London

Meeting ID: 870 7071 4724