Divers, Artefacts and Underwater Archaeology | University of Oxford

Divers, Artefacts and Underwater Archaeology

Speaker
Giles Richardson, maritime archaeologist
Event date
Event time
11:00 - 12:00
Venue
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
OX1 2PH
Event type
Gallery tours / talks
Event cost
Free
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

What happens to the cargo of a sunken ship or objects lost at sea as they lie on the seabed for thousands of years? See the effects of various ‘agents of destruction’ from sea currents to sea creatures on different materials in this handling session.