Hoisted by my own question!
Not sure where to start, there's a brief description of an iron-age
queen ditching her husband for her lover, but I've not idea how we'd
even start answering such questions from earlier except to suggest "they
are like us".
On 08/11/2015 18:29, Dave Tooke wrote:
> Well, what archaeological evidence might we find that would help us answer those questions?
> Dave Tooke
> Sent from my iPhone
>> On 8 Nov 2015, at 17:55, Michael <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> A good question. Let's pick a central issue to society: the relationship between men and women. Could we e.g. answer the following questions re Britain:
>> 1. What was the power relationship between men and women (remember Boudica)
>> 2. How many wives did men have (or husbands for women)
>> 3. Was there a dowry system?
>> 4. Did men and women marry "for love"?
>> I will admit that I haven't a clue on any of these in the Bronze age.