Getreidereiben und Mühlsteine aus der Eifel
|English title||Grain grinding and millstones from the Eifel|
|Authors & editors|
|Publisher||Geschichts- und Altertumsverein für Mayen und Umgebung|
|Year of publication||1994|
German (main text)
|Scope & content||Summary Translation |
An archaeological overview of the evolution of grinding stones from prehistoric times, through Roman grinders and mills, to the mediaeval period.
The longer, second half lists details of 121 sites in the Eifel area where quarries and millstones have been found, mainly information about the type of stone and the wheels themselves.The book is richly illustrated with black-and-white photos of quarries and stones, as well as maps and diagrams.
|Keywords||Germany, millstones, querns|
Accession no. 229667
- Shelf location: F200-HOR
- Donor: Ken Major Collection