Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 10599
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Halsall , Guy.
  • Contributor(s):
  • Title: Female Status and Power in Early Merovingian Central Austrasia: The Burial Evidence [women of child- bearing age had the most lavish burials because their deaths threatened family status the most].
  • Source: Early Medieval Europe 5, 1 ( 1996): Pages 1 - 24.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Age Groups Archaeology Burials Gender Grave Goods Merovingian Kingdoms Power
  • Geographic Area: France
  • Century: 6-7
  • Related Resources:
  • Primary Evidence:
  • Illustrations: One map showing settlements in the region of Metz.
  • Table: Four figures. Two graphs representing artifact types and artifacts by sex in the graves at Ennery. Two tables with the first serving as a key to the graphs and the second showing artifact types and sex for five cemeteries in central Austrasia.
  • Abstract:
  • Author's Affiliation:
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1996.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 09639462
  • Material/Technique :
  • Rights: