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Which Roman or Byzantine Emperor Are You?

Become a PatronWe& 39;ve created a Patreon for Our Site as we want to transition to a more community-funded model.We aim to be the leading content provider about all things medieval. Our website, podcast and Youtube page offers news and resources about the Middle Ages. We hope that are our audience wants to support us so that we can further develop our podcast, hire more writers, build more content, and remove the advertising on our platforms.
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900-year-old treasure hoard discovered in Caesarea

The Israeli Antiquities Authority has announced the discovery of a medieval treasure hoard, consisting of a small bronze pot holding 24 gold coins and a gold earring. The items were recently discovered on a site at Caesarea National Park, hidden between two stones in the side of a well, located in a house in a neighbourhood dating to the Fatimid period, some 900 years ago.
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Ceramics in the Medieval Garden

Ceramics in the medieval gardenMoorehouse, S. “Ceramics in the Medieval Garden” Garden Archaeology ed. Council for British Archaeology, Research Report no 78. (1991)AbstractMuch has been written recently about medieval gardens which has revolutionized our understanding of them (Dyer 1989). The books by Teresa McLean (1981) and John Harvey (1981), drawing mainly on the wealth of untapped documentary evidence, have transformed our views of the aristocratic and institutional gardens.
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The Order of Service for Richard III’s Reinterment

On Thursday, March 26, 2015, the remains of King Richard III will be laid to rest at Leicester Cathedral. The service will be lead by the Very Reverend David Monteith, Dean of Leicester. You can download the Service of Reinterment by clicking on the image below:Richard III ReintermentAmong the guests attending will be Sophie, Countess of Wessex, Jennifer Gretton, Lord Lieutenant of Leicestershire, and Prince Richard, Duke of GloucesterThe Sermon will be given by Tim Stevens, Bishop of Leicester, and a poem by Carol Ann Duffy, Britain’s Poet Laureate, will be read by actor Benedict Cumberbatch.
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