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2016.12.23 | History and archaeology

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

UrbNet wishes everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We thank everyone who has contributed to the success of the centre in 2016: employees, collaborators, funding agencies (especially the Danish National Research Foundation), guest lecturers, visiting scholars and the many participants at our conferences and other events.  We look…

2016.12.21 | Publication, History and archaeology

The Significance of Objects: Considerations on Agency and Context

New publications by Rubina Raja.

2016.12.07 | Lecture/talk, History and archaeology

Important faces: Grave reliefs with more than one individual (mainly) from the northern Roman frontier

Summary of lecture by Postdoc Niels Bargfeldt, Det Danske Institut i Rom and Afdeling for Klassiske Studier, Aarhus Universitet. Palmyra Portrait Project lecture series.

Photo: Danish-German Jerash Northwest Quarter Project.

2016.12.06 | History and archaeology, Publication

An Umayyad period magical amulet from a domestic context in Jerash, Jordan

New publication by John Møller Larsen, Achim Lichtenberger, Rubina Raja and Richard L. Gordon.

2016.12.05 | History and archaeology, Publication

Nye artsbestemmelser af skind fra jernalderen: Forhistoriske proteiner fra skindkapper fundet i danske moser

New publication by Assistant professor Luise Ø. Brandt.