Styles, Regions and Decorated Vessels during the Migration Period

The project will study decorated pottery from the period ca 300-600 AD. The purpose is to define styles and the emergence of various regional groups during the Migration Period.
The Swedish pottery shows abundance of in different decorations during this period, an overwhelming richness that have not been seen since the Stone Age.

The questions are many:


Decorated ceramics from a grave at Roirhage, Grötlingbo parish, Gotland. Photo SHM.

Thomas Eriksson

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