Anne Lene Melheim

Section Manager - Department of Archaeology
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Publications

  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Sand-Eriksen, Anette (2020). Rock art and trade networks: From scandinavia to the italian alps. Open Archaeology. ISSN 2300-6560. doi: 10.1515/opar-2020-0101. Full text in Research Archive
  • Kristiansen, Kristian; Melheim, Anne Lene; Bech, Jens-Henrik; Fischer Mortensen, Morten & Frei, Karin M. (2020). Thy at the crossroads: a local Bronze Age community’s role in a macro-economic system. In Austvoll, Knut Ivar; Eriksen, Marianne Hem; Fredriksen, Per Ditlef; Melheim, Anne Lene; Prøsch-Danielsen, Lisbeth & Skogstrand, Lisbeth (Ed.), Contrasts of the Nordic Bronze Age : Essays in honour of Christopher Prescott. Brepols. ISSN 9782503588773. p. 269–282.
  • Austvoll, Knut Ivar; Eriksen, Marianne Hem; Fredriksen, Per Ditlef; Melheim, Anne Lene; Prøsch-Danielsen, Lisbeth & Skogstrand, Lisbeth (2020). Contrasts of the Bronze Age : Time ritual and encounters in the Nordic world : An Introduction. In Austvoll, Knut Ivar; Eriksen, Marianne Hem; Fredriksen, Per Ditlef; Melheim, Anne Lene; Prøsch-Danielsen, Lisbeth & Skogstrand, Lisbeth (Ed.), Contrasts of the Nordic Bronze Age : Essays in honour of Christopher Prescott. Brepols. ISSN 9782503588773. p. 15–25.
  • Ling, Johan; Hjärthner-Holdar, Eva; Grandin, Lena; Stos-Gale, Zofia; Kristiansen, Kristian & Melheim, Anne Lene [Show all 10 contributors for this article] (2019). Moving metals IV: Swords, metal sources and trade networks in Bronze Age Europe. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. ISSN 2352-409X. 26. doi: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2019.05.002. Full text in Research Archive
  • Oma, Kristin Armstrong & Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). 'Children of the light': On yoga, body schemes and altered states of consciousness in the Nordic Late Bronze Age - a link to India? In Olsen, Birgit Anette (Eds.), Tracing the Indo-Europeans. New evidence from archaeology and historical linguistics. Oxbow Books. ISSN 978-1-78925.270-5. p. 123–144. doi: 10.2307/j.ctvmx3k2h.12.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Grandin, Lena; Persson, Per-Olof; Billström, Kjell; Stos-Gale, Zofia & Ling, Johan [Show all 11 contributors for this article] (2018). Moving metals III: Possible origins for copper in Bronze Age Denmark based on lead isotopes and geochemistry. Journal of Archaeological Science. ISSN 0305-4403. 96, p. 85–105. doi: 10.1016/j.jas.2018.04.003. Full text in Research Archive
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Weight units and the transformation of value: approaching premonetary currency systems in the Nordic Bronze Age. In Brandherm, Dirk; Heymans, Elon & Hofmann, Daniela (Ed.), Gifts, Goods and Money: Comparing currency and circulation systems in past societies. Archaeopress. ISSN 978 1 78491 835 4. p. 67–83.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan; Stos-Gale, Zofia; Hjärthner-Holdar, Eva & Grandin, Lena (2018). The role of pre-Norsemen in trade and exchange of commodities in Bronze Age Europe. In Armada, Xose-Lois; Murillo-Barrosso, Mercedes & Charlton, Mike (Ed.), Metal, Minds and Mobility. Integrating scientific data with archaeological theory. Oxbow Books. ISSN 978-1-78570-905-0. p. 135–146.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2017). Textiles from the peripheries? Upland evidence from Norway. In Bergerbrant, Sophie & Wessman, Anna (Ed.), New Pespectives on the Bronze Age. Proceedings of the 13th Nordic Bronze Age Symposium held in Gothenburg 9th to 13th June 2015. Archaeopress. ISSN 9781784915988. p. 313–326.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2017). Taking the Stranger on Board - The Two Maritime Legacies of Bronze Age Rock Art. In Skoglund, Peter; Ling, Johan & Bertilsson, Ulf (Ed.), North Meets South - Theoretical aspects on the northern and southern rock art traditions in Scandinavia. Oxbow Books. ISSN 978-1-78570-820-6. p. 59–86. doi: 10.2307/j.ctvh1dpgg.7. Full text in Research Archive
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Sabatini, Serena (2017). Nordic-Mediterranean relations in the second millennium BC. In Bergerbrant, Sophie & Wessman, Anna (Ed.), New Pespectives on the Bronze Age. Proceedings of the 13th Nordic Bronze Age Symposium held in Gothenburg 9th to 13th June 2015. Archaeopress. ISSN 9781784915988. p. 355–362. Full text in Research Archive
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Prescott, Christopher & Anfinset, Nils (2016). Bronze casting and cultural connections: Bronze Age workshops at Hunn, Norway. Praehistorische Zeitschrift. ISSN 0079-4848. 91(1), p. 42–67. doi: 10.1515/pz-2016-0003.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Prescott, Christopher (2016). Exploring New Territories – Expanding Frontiers: Bowmen and Prospectors on the Scandinavia Peninsula in the 3rd–2nd Millennia BC. In Melheim, Anne Lene; Glørstad, Håkon & Glørstad, Ann Zanette Tsigaridas (Ed.), Comparative Perspectives on Past Colonisation, Maritime Interaction and Cultural Integration. Equinox Publishing. ISSN 9781781790489. doi: 10.1558/equinox.24608.Jun2016.
  • Glørstad, Ann Zanette Tsigaridas & Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Past Mirrors: Thucydides, Sahlins and the Bronze and Viking Ages. In Melheim, Anne Lene; Glørstad, Håkon & Glørstad, Ann Zanette Tsigaridas (Ed.), Comparative Perspectives on Past Colonisation, Maritime Interaction and Cultural Integration. Equinox Publishing. ISSN 9781781790489. p. 87–108.
  • Glørstad, Ann Zanette Tsigaridas; Glørstad, Håkon & Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Comparative Perspectives on Past Colonisation, Maritime Interaction and Cultural Integration — An Introduction. In Melheim, Anne Lene; Glørstad, Håkon & Glørstad, Ann Zanette Tsigaridas (Ed.), Comparative Perspectives on Past Colonisation, Maritime Interaction and Cultural Integration. Equinox Publishing. ISSN 9781781790489. p. 1–15.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Earle, Timothy; Ling, Johan; Uhner, Claes Olof Johan & Stos-Gale, Zofia (2015). The Political Economy and Metal Trade in Bronze Age Europe: Understanding Regional Variability in Terms of Comparative Advantages and Articulations. European Journal of Archaeology. ISSN 1461-9571. 18(4), p. 633–657. doi: 10.1179/1461957115Y.0000000008.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Female Identities in the Making? Aspects of Late Bronze Age Hoarding. In Suchowska-Ducke, Paulina; Reiter, Samantha Scott & Vandkilde, Helle (Ed.), Forging Identities. The Mobility of Culture in Bronze Age Europe. Report from a Marie Curie Project 2009-2012 with Concluding Conference at Aarhus University, Moesgaard 2012. Volume 1. Bar Publishing. ISSN 9781407314334. p. 81–91.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Støpeplasser og handelsplasser - to sider av samme sak? Bronzestøbning i yngre bronzealders lokale kulturlandskab. Viborgs Museum & Holstebro Museum. ISSN 978-87-92778-39-0. p. 15–30.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Late Bronze Age traffic from Volga-Kama to Scandinavia? The riddle of the KAM axes revisited. In Hauptmann, Andreas & Modarressi-Tehrani, Diana (Ed.), Archaeometallurgy in Europe III. Deutschen Bergbau-Museum Bochum. ISSN 3-937203-74-5. p. 193–202.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Horn, Christian (2014). Tales of Hoards and Swordfighters in Early Bronze Age Scandinavia: The Brand New and the Broken. Norwegian Archaeological Review. ISSN 0029-3652. 47(1), p. 18–41. doi: 10.1080/00293652.2014.920907.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). An Epos Carved in Stone: Three Heroes, One Giant Twin and a Cosmic task. In Bergerbrant, Sophie & Sabatini, Serena (Ed.), Counterpoint : essays in archaeology and heritage in honour of Professor Kristian Kristiansen. Archaeopress. ISSN 978-1-4073-1126-5. p. 273–282.

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  • Damlien, Hege; Berg-Hansen, Inger Marie; Melheim, Anne Lene; Mjærum, Axel; Persson, Per Åke & Schülke, Almut [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2021). Steinalderen i Sørøst-Norge. Faglig program for steinalderundersøkelser ved Kulturhistorisk museum. Cappelen Damm Akademisk. ISBN 9788202737030. 260 p. Full text in Research Archive
  • Austvoll, Knut Ivar; Eriksen, Marianne Hem; Fredriksen, Per Ditlef; Melheim, Anne Lene; Prøsch-Danielsen, Lisbeth & Skogstrand, Lisbeth (2020). Contrasts of the Nordic Bronze Age : Essays in honour of Christopher Prescott. Brepols. ISBN 9782503588773. 282 p.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Bronsestøping som teknologi (kapittel i utstillingskatalogen Solkult. Myter. Mystikk. Bronsealderkvinna si verd). Arkeologisk museum. ISBN 8277601867. 3 p.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Glørstad, Håkon & Glørstad, Ann Zanette Tsigaridas (2016). Comparative Perspectives on Past Colonisation, Maritime Interaction and Cultural Integration. Equinox Publishing. ISBN 9781781790489. 256 p.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Recycling Ideas: Bronze Age Metal Production in Southern Norway. Archaeopress. ISBN 9781407313689. 273 p.

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  • Armstrong-Oma, Kristin; Melheim, Anne Lene & Skar, Birgitte (2021). At the edge of the Bronze Age world: a new approach to Norway´s population history.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Skogsfjord, Anne (2020). Noen utvalgte bronsefunn. Helleristninger fra Oslo og Akershus. p. 24–27.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Forskningspodden: Har du bronse, eier du verden. [Internet]. forskning.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Grandin, Lena (2020). Metal exchange and mobility: evidence from new multidisciplinary research.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Dette var ny teknologi - for 4000 år siden. Aftenposten Historie. ISSN 1894-5775. p. 112–113.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Var det en vikingtid i Norge – 2000 år før vikingene? [Internet]. Forskning.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Var det en vikingtid i Norge hele 2000 år før de vikingene vi kjenner? . [Radio]. NRK P2, Studio 2.
  • Kroesen, Justin Ernest Alexander; Melheim, Anne Lene & Sureda, Marc (2020). Norway-Catalonia: A Shared Artistic Heritage.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). 3500 år gamle bunadsmykker. Forskning.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). Archaeology and the Holocene: Theories on climate change and its impact on society.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). Ny kunnskap om metallhåndverket i bronsealderen. Spor. ISSN 0801-5376. 1.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). The narrative structure of Bronze Age rock art: towards a new methodology? .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). Horse sacrifice in the Nordic Bronze Age in light of Indo-European comparative mythology .
  • Lund, Julie & Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). On temporality and the withdrawal of inalienable valuables. The Vestby hoard revisited.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Do We Need Another Mode of Production? Comment to “Maritime Mode of Production: Raiding and Trading in Seafaring Chiefdoms” by Johan Ling, Timothy Earle, and Kristian Kristiansen. Current Anthropology. ISSN 0011-3204. 59(5).
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Et bronsealderepos hugget i stein.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan; Grandin, Lena; Hjärthner-Holdar, Eva & Stos-Gale, Zofia (2018). Scandinavia's role in the copper networks of Europe in the 2nd millennium BC: a transdisciplinary approach.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Possible origins for copper in Bronze Age Denmark.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Om skipsgraver og reisens betydning i nordisk bronsealder (1700-500 f. Kr.).
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Kropp og sjel i bronsealderens symbolske univers: om gravsirkler, himmelretninger og figuriner med vidt oppsperrede øyne.
  • Austvoll, Knut Ivar; Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2017). Beyond Mapping Movement: Travel and Exchange.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2017). Tools and tokens of value: Massive shafthole axes as denominators of value in Bronze Age Scandinavia .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Kristiansen, Kristian (2017). From relative to absolute population numbers in Early Bronze Age Denmark: implications for trade, consumption and wealth.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2017). På sporet av bronsealderens overgangsritualer: offerfunn fra Gudbrandsdalen.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan; Grandin, Lena & Hjärthner-Holdar, Eva (2017). Scandinavia’s role in the Bronze Age copper networks of Europe – application of lead isotope and elemental analyses as a tool to understand movement and exchange.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2017). Bronzization and the Scandinavian Bronze Age .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2017). Local metals in global forms: Bronzization seen from the north.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Bronze Age of Norway: From the periphery of peripheries .
  • Martens, Jes; Melheim, Anne Lene; Aannestad, Hanne Lovise & Martinsen, Julian Robert Post (2016). Metallsøking på Sem, Øvre Eiker. Norark.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Bronsebukkene fra Hadeland. Gjenstandskalender.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Dolken som var forut for sin tid. Gjenstandskalender.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2015). Behind the arrows on the map: A Nordic view on the Bronze Age trade in metals .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Sabatini, Serena (2015). Nordic-Mediterranean relations in the second millennium BC: Introduction.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan; Stos-Gale, Zofia; Hjärthner-Holdar, Eva & Grandin, Lena (2015). Iberian copper in Scandinavian forms?
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan; Stos-Gale, Zofia; Grandin, Lena & Hjärthner-Holdar, Eva (2015). The Mediterranean turn: The importation of South European copper to Scandinavia and Atlantic maritime trade routes .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Fra kyst til høyfjell. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Bronsealderbøndenes hus. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Nye teknologier – nye tankesett. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). 1700–500 f.Kr.: bronsealder. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Et tapt språk? Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Bondens bilder. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Tro og makt i graven. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Havgående båter og oversjøiske nettverk. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Gaver til gudene. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Det første metallet. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Europeisk handel. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). For mange høvdinger og for få undersåtter? Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Knoklene forteller. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Krigerske menn og reisende kvinnfolk. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). De første resultatene av blyisotopeanalyse på skandinaviske bronsealderfunn.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Skrivarhelleren in Sogn - challenging notions of centre and periphery.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Skrivarhelleren, Holsbru.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Prescott, Christopher (2014). Skrivarhelleren - Årdal i ei brytningstid.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Bergerbrant, Sophie (2014). Natural sciences and archaeology: a widening gap or a source of theory?
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Hvor kom kobberet fra i bronsealderen? Blyisotopanalyse som proveniensredskap.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Weight units and the transformation of value in the Nordic Bronze Age: approaching premonetary currency systems?
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2014). Taking the stranger on board: the two maritime legacies of Bronze Age rock art.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Støpeplasser og handelsplasser - to sider av samme sak?
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Thematic and chronological presentation of the Scandinavian data-sets.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2014). Production, trade and interaction in Bronze Age Europe.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan & Stos-Gale, Zofia (2014). Metal production, trade and interaction in Bronze Age Europe: case studies from the Mediterranean and Northern Europe.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). From rituals to trade? A discussion of Nordic Bronze Age metal workshops and their recent interpretations.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Scandinavia's role in 2nd millennium BCE copper trade judging from Pb isotopes.
  • Prescott, Christopher; Glørstad, Håkon & Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Norske Røtter. Levende Historie. ISSN 1503-4208. 2, p. 36–39.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Fantes det virkelig en bronsealder i Norge? Periferiens rolle revurdert. Fortid. ISSN 1504-1913. p. 24–35.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Andersen, Tom (2013). The provenance of Norwegian bronzes.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Ling, Johan & Kristiansen, Kristian (2013). Go West. A new picture of possible connections and flows between Scandinavia and the Mediterranean world in the BA.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Den produktive gaven og den upersonlige varen: noen tanker om handel og håndverk i bronsealderen. Nicolay: Arkeologisk tidsskrift. ISSN 0332-8937. p. 5–15.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Kristiansen, Kristian; Grandin, Lena & Gale, Zofia (2013). The provenance of Danish bronzes.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Bronze Age Copycats, Creativity and the Problem of the Prototype.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Skrivarhelleren revisited - om resultatene av årets undersøkelser i Årdal.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Der ingen skulle tru at nokon kunne bu - arkeologiske undersøkelser i Skrivarhelleren, Årdal i Sogn.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Lead Isotopes of Copper.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Tracing 2nd millennium copper trade from the Scandinavian perspective.

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