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Beneath the surface - the Scientific Analysis of Arms and Armour Image
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Beneath the surface - the Scientific Analysis of Arms and Armour

Saturday 21st March, 2015

10:30am - 1:00pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

Lecturer: David Edge 

To celebrate National Science and Engineering Week, join David Edge, Robert Hill and Alan Williams as they discuss different scientific techniques for analysing armour, including Xray, XRF, and metallography. At the end of the morning, there will be an opportunity to handle and discuss selected items of original sixteenth-century armour.

This event is free and will take place in the Lecture Theatre on the lower ground floor. Booking not required.