Enamels from limoges at Musée de Cluny 2016

Minor Medieval News July 2016

Every month we stumble upon minor news  from the Medieval World. The accumulated list for July 2016 can be enjoyed at leisure here


List of new books about the Early Middle Ages

The Faddan More Psalter

Since 2012 Albrecht Diem has published a list of new books about the Early Middle Ages:
This year’s list for 2016 is available here. The list comprises books published in English, German and French




International prize for a historian awarded by the Max Weber Stiftung

medieval teachingWith the prize follows the possibility of a research stay in Munich. Candidates must be affiliated with German Research Institutions.

Deadline for application: 15. November 2016




Clan Map of Scotland

clan map of scotlandIt is notoriously difficult to find you way in the maze of Scottish Clans. Fine new map show the geographical location of the different clans and presents basic information about the clan and its tartans.




Exhibition prolonged

enamel from LimogesCurrent exhibition at Musée de Cluny in Paris has been prolonged

The exhibition: The use of enamel from Limoges on profane pieces of art – Les décors fantastiques des émaux de Limoges au musée de Cluny – has been prolonged until the 26th of December




New Catalogue from Oxbow

cover of oxbow catalogue autumn 2016Oxbow recently published their catalogue for autumn 2016 with 36 pages packed with information about new and recent publications covering both archaeology, the Anglo-Saxon and Viking worlds as well as the medieval World.