Archive - 2004
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2004-11-28 07:18
Dame Katharine of Cate Hall, the Aten Signet, presents her recounting of the first Royal Court of Their Majesties Phelan and Mariana of Atenveldt.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-11-27 15:10
"Letterwriting in Renaissance England," on display at the Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, through April 2, 2005 traces the evolution of Renaissance letter-writing.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-11-27 15:03
Timbers from a 2nd century Roman brewery have been returned to England and are now on display in an Ipswich museum.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-11-27 09:58
A 4,000-year-old megalithic structure has been discovered in central Russia.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-11-26 19:50
Archaeologists have long wondered what medieval Carlisle, England looked like, and now, with the discovery of a 12th century bronze factory, they are closer to knowing.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-11-26 18:21
New analyses of remains at archaeological sites suggest that over-fishing in and near England became prevalent around AD 1000.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-11-26 12:18
The Metropolitan Museum of Art has purchased the Stroganoff Madonna, the last known painting by Duccio di Buoninsegna still in private hands.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-11-26 12:12
"Medieval Mystery," which explores the origins of a group of similar late 15th century Netherlandish paintings of the Virgin and Child, will be on display at the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, MA, through January 2.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-11-25 19:51
American researcher Robert Sarmast claims to have discovered the legendary island of Atlantis off the coast of Cyprus.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-11-25 11:12
Michael Kimmelman of the New York Times reviews the much-praised Raphael exhibit now showing at the National Gallery in London.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-11-25 10:26
An Elizabethan trading ship, recently found in the Thames estuary may have been headed on a secret trading mission to Spain.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-11-25 07:21
Researchers are excited by the discovery of a 13th-14th century town on the dry bottom of the Aral Sea in Kazakhstan.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-11-24 19:53
It is time to send out the call for teachers and instructors for Classes at Gulf Wars XIV.
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Wed, 2004-11-24 10:24
Lord Alexander Gladstone's excellent pictures of Ealdormere's Kingdom A&S event showcase many of the acheivements of that day.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-11-24 09:15
Out of SCA time period, but still interesting, is an article on the costumes of sets of Oliver Stone's Alexander.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-11-24 07:09
Alexander Gladstone has posted additional photos from Pennsic XXXIII on the Two Ravens website.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-11-23 15:07
The York Archaeological Trust highlights 150 artifacts from its collection of over 500,000 objects in the Treatures of York.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-11-23 10:47
Brother Aleksandros, scribe to THL Aleksandr Vasilevych Lev, sends this report on the recent Northshield Rapier Academy in the Barony of Castel Rouge.
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Tue, 2004-11-23 09:06
On November 20, the Kingdom of Ealdormere held its annual Kingdom Arts and Sciences Competition. Ten worthy gentles entered Kingdom Pent to vie for the title of Kingdom A&S Champion.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-11-23 07:02
Giovanna has posted photos from Northshield's recent Proud Taste for Scarlet and Miniver.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-11-22 16:46
The Committee for Medieval Studies of the University of British Columbia invites paper proposals for their upcoming conference Cartography in Antiquity and the Middle Ages: Fresh Perspectives, New Methods.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-11-22 08:40
Members of the Shire of Abhainn Ciach Ghlais (State College, PA) in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, took part recently in a demo at Milton Middle School. A reporter from the Daily Item covered the event.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-11-22 07:15
An archaeological dig at Southwark in London has turned up a tin of Roman face-cosmetic, according to scientists at Bristol University.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-11-21 16:44
Archaeology looks at the medieval alchemist as chemist rather than magician.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-11-21 13:20
University of New York at Buffalo geophysicist Gregory S. Baker believes laptops may be more effective tools for archeologists than picks and trowels.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-11-21 10:31
Rabbits are threatening Roman historical sites in Scotland by burrowing beneath their foundations.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2004-11-21 07:25
Lord Karl Teransson of Atenveldt shares a tribute to his friend Marcella Tom, known in the SCA as Misty des Etoiles et Starfire.
Submitted by ianuk on Sat, 2004-11-20 14:48
Sir Phelan Ó Coileáin has been crowned King of Atenveldt, and has crowned his good lady, Lady Mariana Vivia de Santiago, as his Queen. Lady Ianuk Raventhourne brings photos for all to enjoy.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-11-20 10:40
SCA librarians across the United States are warning groups to expect to be inundated with requests for programs this summer when many facilities will feature the theme "Dragons, Dreams and Daring Deeds."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-11-20 09:00
Edonea MacKay has announced that there are now many photos from Atlantia's recent "Day at the Races" event online.