Historical archaeology in South Africa : material culture of the Dutch East India Company at the Cape / Carmel Schrire ; with contributions by Jeffrey J. Durst, Adam Robert Heinrich, Stacey C. Jordan, Jane Klose, and Carolyn L. White.

Author
Schrire, Carmel [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Walnut Creek, CA : Left Coast Press, Inc., [2014]
  • ©2014
Description
287 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm + 1 CD-ROM (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • The background of the archaeology of the VOC at the Cape / Carmel Schrire -- History, architecture and archaeology of selected VOC sites at the Cape / Carmel Schrire -- Faunal analysis and the development of the meat industry at the VOC Cape in the 17th and 18th centuries / Adam Robert Heinrich and Carmel Schrire -- Asian ceramic collections from VOC sites at the Cape / Jane Klose and Carmel Schrire -- Coarse earthenware collections from VOC sites at the Cape / Stacey C. Jordan -- European stoneware collections from VOC sites at the Cape / Stacey C. Jordan -- Tin-glazed, refined and industrial earthenwares from VOC sites at the Cape / Carmel Schrire and Jane Klose -- Glass collections from VOC sites at the Cape / Carmel Schrire -- Objects of personal adornment at VOC sites at the Cape / Carolyn L. White -- Metals and associated artifacts from Oudepost I, Cape / Carmel Schrire -- Analysis of gunflints from VOC sites at the Cape / Jeffrey J. Durst -- Implications and prospects of the archaeology of the VOC at the Cape / Carmel Schrire -- Appendix A. Castle of Good Hope : archaeological excavations 1970s-1990 -- Appendix B. Reconstructing Oudepost I, the VOC outpost at Saldanha Bay / Patricia Schwindinger -- Appendix C. Oudepost I : Stratigraphic units listed within each area from youngest to oldest -- Appendix D. Oudepost I : Analysis of bowl shapes from intertidal dump, DP -- Appendix E. Objects of personal adornment.
  • Contents of CD-ROM. PDF catalogs of the collections. Asian ceramics ; Coarse earthenware ; European stoneware ; Glass ; Gunflints ; Metal and molds ; Personal adornment ; Refined earthenware ; Tin glazed earthenware -- Selected color images -- Video (Reconstruction, Appendix B) about the reconstruction of the VOC outpost at Oudepost I.
ISBN
  • 9781598741643 (hardback + cd : alk. paper)
  • 1598741640 (hardback + cd : alk. paper)
LCCN
2014000035
OCLC
867425552
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