Archaeological site, artefact and palaeoenvironmental services

Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum offers expertise in environmental, artefact and industrial archaeological heritage delivered by our team of fourteen in-house curators and conservation staff, supported by the additional expertise of our Honorary Research Fellows. In combination we have over 250 years’ experience as well as ready access to comparative assemblages containing millions of artefacts.

The team are used to interfacing with the commercial archaeological sector and are experienced in the production of high quality reports at competitive market rates.

For more information contact: Steve Burrow PhD AMA MCIfA FSA


Services offered include:

Lithics

Prehistoric knapped or worked flint and stone tools, mosaics, other worked stone artefacts, building stone
Dr Steve Burrow, Adam Gwilt, Dr Mark Lewis, Dr Mark Redknap, Dr Elizabeth Walker

Metalwork

Copper-alloy, lead, iron and gold work from all periods to present
Evan Chapman, Adam Gwilt, Dr Mark Redknap

Numismatics

Coins from all periods, also UK medals
Alastair Willis

Pottery

Prehistoric, medieval, post-medieval
Jody Deacon, Adam Gwilt, Dr Mark Redknap

Other small finds

Worked bone, glass, ceramic and stone objects from all periods to present
Evan Chapman, Adam Gwilt, Dr Mark Lewis, Dr Mark Redknap

Petrological analysis

Ceramics, Stone
Tom Cottrell, Dr Jana Horák

Environmental archaeology

Mollusca (marine and non-marine), pollen analysis
Anna Holmes, Dr Heather Pardoe, Dr Ben Rowson,

Industrial archaeology

Site identification and interpretation, finds identification
Jennifer Protheroe-Jones, Ceri Thompson,

Display and interpretation

Site specific signage, landscape markers, display and exhibitions, building reconstruction

Heritage consultancy

Support for heritage and museological components of third-party grant-funded projects



Staff offering consultancy

Amgueddfa Cymru’s archaeological site, artefact and palaeoenvironmental services are delivered by:

Consultancy

Dr Steve Burrow

Head of Historic Properties
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Dr Mark Redknap

Head of Collections & Research (History and Archaeology)
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Dr Jana Horak

Co-Acting Head of Natural Sciences, Head of Mineralogy & Petrology
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Evan Chapman

Senior Curator: Archaeology
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Tom Cotterell

Senior Curator: Mineralogy & Petrology (Mineralogy)
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Jody Deacon

Curator: Prehistoric Archaeology

Adam Gwilt

Principal Curator: Prehistory
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Anna Holmes

Curator: Invertebrate Biodiversity (Bivalves)
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Dr Mark Lewis

Senior Curator: Roman Archaeology
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Dr Heather Pardoe

Principal Curator: Botany (Pollen)
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Jennifer Protheroe-Jones

Principal Curator - Industry
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Dr Ben Rowson

Senior Curator: Invertebrate Biodiversity (Terrestrial Mollusca)
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Ceri Thompson

Curator (Coal)
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Dr Elizabeth Walker

Principal Curator: Collections & Access
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Dafydd Wiliam

Principal Curator of Historic Buildings

Alastair Willis

Senior Curator: Numismatics and the Welsh Economy