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Historical interpretation skills

Duration: 06:31

Andrew Hodges, an historical interpreter, explains how to use the right questions to find out about historical artefacts. At Fulham Palace he uses historical interpretation skills to discover more about an ancient ram's head water jug, and explains how you can apply these skills to your own historical evidence.

Available since: Fri 22 Jul 2011

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