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Rucksacks

Posted: Fri Oct 28, 2016 3:44 pm
by FionaDowson
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AU1dKfMIEUQ

At 9.16 there's a clip of a preserved iron age rucksack, apparently made of leather. Any ideas as to how long a period you could stretch this to fit? I'm still looking for info about early Saxon rucksacks

Re: Rucksacks

Posted: Sat Oct 29, 2016 8:39 pm
by sally
depends which way to want to hopscotch through fragments of material culture, Compare and contrast to the chalcolithic 'Otzi' backpack for example...