Thorsbjerg Mosefund. Beskrivelse af de Oldsager, som i aarene 1858-61 ere udgravede af Thorsbjerg Mose ved Sonder-Brarup i Angel; et Samlet Fund,
33cm x 26cm. [viii], 84 pages, 18 plates. Half leather, marbled papered boards, gilt lettering. Text is in Danish.
..henhorende til den aeldre jernalder og bevaret i den kongelige samling Af Nordiske Oldsager I Flendsborg. A description of the antiquities, which in the years 1858-61 were excavated by Helvig Conrad Engelhardt at Thorbjerg Moor in Anglia, a peat bog in which the Angles made votive offerings between 100 B.C. to A.D. 500, approximately. The finds are now on display in the State Archaeological Museum at Gottorf Castle. A scarce and important work of Iron Age archaeology with 18 copperplate engravings by J. Magn. Petersen.
Rubbing to leather. Stain to the bottom edge of the preliminary leaves. Minor foxing to the preliminaries and plates. Stamp of the Birmingham Assay Office Library to front free endpaper, no other library markings. Good Condition.
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