Museums sell their collections.
Archaeological artefacts can bear various types of markings, received at different moments during their lifetime.
The French cultural heritage code strictly frames the use of metal detectors in order to prevent looting of archaeological sites.
Orphan artefacts and reconstructed provenances
An international day to promote provenance research on collection objects.
Surrounded by ramparts more than 5 km long, the remains of Bibracte are nestled in the heart of the sumptuous Morvan forest (Burgundy, F). It is a city of the 1st century BC which was the ephemeral capital of the powerful Gallic people of the Aedui.
A simple step towards cultivating public awareness
Can archaeology be non-professional?