Archives for September, 2010

Archaeological chronology aims to answer the question “When did this or that event happen?”. This question can usually be re-phrased as “When was this or that thing made?”, where the thing under study may be anything from a bead up to the Great Wall of China. Most dating evidence is based upon similarity: people are…

Four Stone Hearth 100

Grötkräkla, “porridge sceptre” The Four Stone Hearth blog carnival first opened its gaudy tent flap almost four years ago, in October 2006. Since then, 50 blogs have hosted it, 32 of which are still active. The record for most 4SH hostings is shared by Afarensis and Remote Central, both of which have hosted seven carnivals.…