Artefacts

Wednesday, August 7, 2013, was a special day in the history of the Ness of Brodgar excavations. That was the ...
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/ Artefacts, Excavation
Decorated Stone Removed from Structure Eight/Seventeen on July 15, 2019 ...
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/ 3D Model, Artefacts, Excavation
After yesterday's discovery, we thought it couldn't get any better. Then today, as the weary excavators began making their way ...
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/ Artefacts, Excavation
Structure Eight - or more correctly an earlier building lying beneath it - produced another stunning example of Neolithic decorate ...
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Gary Lloyd (Jo Bourne)
The spatulate stone tools found at the Ness over the past few years are the subject of a new research ...
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The remarkable Neolithic ceremonial site at the Ness of Brodgar has a habit of springing surprises on those who work ...
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Eagle-eyed Cecily has recovered another beautiful find from the flotation residues. After last week's tiny bead, this time she has ...
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The 2mm carved stone bead from Structure Twenty-Six.
Sometimes it's the small things that astound — like this tiny stone bead discovered today. Measuring circa 2mm in diameter, ...
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An example of the detail captured on an RTI model - this one showing an incised stone from the Ness. (Michael Sharpe)
To the uninitiated, it might look as though Chris Marshall (right) has secured a sci-fi prop from a 1970s BBC ...
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That well known finds magnet strikes again... Travis, known to some of you from last years on site blog where ...
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