International Archaeology Day 2016

Date: 

Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 8:00am

Location: 

Coe College Quad

Celebrate ancient technology around the world, from medieval times back thousands of years! This year's event is all about ancient technology, anything before AD 1500. We will be featuring activities such as flint knapping, hide scraping and processing, fire starting processing, bone marrow extraction, early Euro-American and Native American games, spinning and weaving, Roman oven cooking, an artifact/archaeology display tent from the Office of the State Archaeologist, and more. This event is being organized by the Archaeological Institute of American-Iowa Chapter. 

 

        
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