Guide to the collection of Irish antiquities catalogue of Irish gold ornaments in the collection of the Royal Irish Academy by E. C. R. Armstrong

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Guide to the collection of Irish antiquities by National Museum of Ireland.; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Accessible book, Antiquities, Catalogs, Christian antiquities, Jewelry, National Museum of Ireland, Rings, Irish Coins; Places: Ireland.

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This is a reprint of a popular guide to Irish antiquities first published in Its aim is to clarify the terms used to describe the different antiquities shown on the Discovery Series maps and thereby to increase awareness and understanding of Irish field monuments.

The Antiquities of Ireland is now a well-known historical resource. Its drawings captured precisely how the Irish monuments and antiquities looked at the end of the eighteenth century, which makes it an unparalleled resource for local historians.

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Find out more about the Egyptian Collection of artefacts in the Antiquities Collection The National Museum of Ireland's Egyptian collection comprises about 3, objects.

The majority of these were acquired from excavations carried out in Egypt between the s and the s, and range in date from the Stone Age to the Middle Ages. List of the Manuscript Registers in the Irish Antiquities Division of the National Museum of Ireland.

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PREFACE. To describe all the beauties and antiquities of Ireland, an encyclopedia, instead of a volume the size of this one would be required. As one of the objects of this book is to show that Irish history is as generally interesting as Irish scenery is generally beautiful, few places are noticed that are not historic; but in a volume of the size of this, all the historic places could not be.

The Antiquities and History of Ireland was written by Sir James Ware () a prominent 17 th century Irish historian. Ware was a prolific writer, editor, translator, publisher and an important pioneer in the field of modern Irish historical scholarship.

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