Project: "Clothing and Identities" (DressID)

The Prehistoric Department of the Museum of Natural History Vienna - in collaboration with six European Research institutions, universities and museums has reveived financial support from the European Union to conduct a research project concerning "Clothing and Identities - New Perspectives on Textiles in the Roman Empire (DressID)". more

 

  

project: "Wood for Salt"

Wood can be seen as the most important raw material employed in the prehistoric saltmines of Hallstatt.
Archaeological evidence attests to high demands in terms of wood quality, quantity and standardization and careful resource management. Consequently the questions of resource management, provisioning structures and mechanisms represent the key issues of the present project. more