Anne Lene Melheim

Section Manager - Department of Archaeology
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Publications

  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2022). Southern Norway’s Mountain Landscapes Between National Romantic Legends and the Political Economy of Agropastoralism. In Garcia-Molsosa, Arnau (Eds.), Archaeology of mountain landscapes Interdisciplinary Research Strategies of Agropastoralism in Upland Regions. The Institute for European and Mediterranean Archaeology Distinguished Monograph Series. IEMA Proceedings, Volume 12.. SUNY Press. ISSN 9781438489872. p. 197–218.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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; 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.
  • 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; 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 & 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
  • 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.
  • 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 & 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.
  • 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 (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; 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). 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 (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 & 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
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Bronsestøping som teknologi (kapittel i utstillingskatalogen Solkult. Myter. Mystikk. Bronsealderkvinna si verd). Arkeologisk museum. ISBN 8277601867. 3 p.
  • 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; 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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  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Prescott, Christopher (2021). Arkeologi på nye veier. ET FUNN I FOKUS: Pilspisser fra Klokkebegerkulturen. . [Internet]. Arkeologi på nye veier.
  • 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 (2020). Forskningspodden: Har du bronse, eier du verden. [Internet]. forskning.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Skogsfjord, Anne (2020). Noen utvalgte bronsefunn. Helleristninger fra Oslo og Akershus. p. 24–27.
  • Kroesen, Justin Ernest Alexander; Melheim, Anne Lene & Sureda, Marc (2020). Norway-Catalonia: A Shared Artistic Heritage.
  • 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.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). Dette var ny teknologi - for 4000 år siden. Aftenposten Historie. ISSN 1894-5775. p. 112–113.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2020). 3500 år gamle bunadsmykker. Forskning.no. ISSN 1891-635X.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Grandin, Lena (2020). Metal exchange and mobility: evidence from new multidisciplinary research.
  • 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 .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). Ny kunnskap om metallhåndverket i bronsealderen. Spor. ISSN 0801-5376. 1.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2019). Archaeology and the Holocene: Theories on climate change and its impact on society.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Om skipsgraver og reisens betydning i nordisk bronsealder (1700-500 f. Kr.).
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Possible origins for copper in Bronze Age Denmark.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). Kropp og sjel i bronsealderens symbolske univers: om gravsirkler, himmelretninger og figuriner med vidt oppsperrede øyne.
  • 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). 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).
  • Lund, Julie & Melheim, Anne Lene (2018). On temporality and the withdrawal of inalienable valuables. The Vestby hoard revisited.
  • 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; 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 & Ling, Johan (2017). Local metals in global forms: Bronzization seen from the north.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2017). Bronzization and the Scandinavian Bronze Age .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2017). På sporet av bronsealderens overgangsritualer: offerfunn fra Gudbrandsdalen.
  • Austvoll, Knut Ivar; Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2017). Beyond Mapping Movement: Travel and Exchange.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Dolken som var forut for sin tid. Gjenstandskalender.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Bronsebukkene fra Hadeland. Gjenstandskalender.
  • Martens, Jes; Melheim, Anne Lene; Aannestad, Hanne Lovise & Martinsen, Julian Robert Post (2016). Metallsøking på Sem, Øvre Eiker. Norark.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2016). Bronze Age of Norway: From the periphery of peripheries .
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Det første metallet. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Europeisk handel. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Gaver til gudene. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Tro og makt i graven. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Bondens bilder. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Et tapt språk? Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Knoklene forteller. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). For mange høvdinger og for få undersåtter? Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Krigerske menn og reisende kvinnfolk. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Havgående båter og oversjøiske nettverk. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Nye teknologier – nye tankesett. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Fra kyst til høyfjell. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Bronsealderbøndenes hus. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). 1700–500 f.Kr.: bronsealder. Norgeshistorie.no.
  • 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 & Ling, Johan (2015). Behind the arrows on the map: A Nordic view on the Bronze Age trade in metals .
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). Skrivarhelleren in Sogn - challenging notions of centre and periphery.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2015). De første resultatene av blyisotopeanalyse på skandinaviske bronsealderfunn.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Bergerbrant, Sophie (2014). Natural sciences and archaeology: a widening gap or a source of theory?
  • 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). Støpeplasser og handelsplasser - to sider av samme sak?
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Scandinavia's role in 2nd millennium BCE copper trade judging from Pb isotopes.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). From rituals to trade? A discussion of Nordic Bronze Age metal workshops and their recent interpretations.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Ling, Johan (2014). Taking the stranger on board: the two maritime legacies of Bronze Age rock art.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Weight units and the transformation of value in the Nordic Bronze Age: approaching premonetary currency systems?
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Hvor kom kobberet fra i bronsealderen? Blyisotopanalyse som proveniensredskap.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Thematic and chronological presentation of the Scandinavian data-sets.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2014). Skrivarhelleren, Holsbru.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene & Prescott, Christopher (2014). Skrivarhelleren - Årdal i ei brytningstid.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Arkeologisk funn i Årdal. [TV]. NRK Distriktsnyheter Vestlandsrevyen.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Tracing 2nd millennium copper trade from the Scandinavian perspective.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Lead Isotopes of Copper.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Der ingen skulle tru at nokon kunne bu - arkeologiske undersøkelser i Skrivarhelleren, Årdal i Sogn.
  • Prescott, Christopher & Melheim, Anne Lene (2013). Skrivarhelleren revisited - om resultatene av årets undersøkelser i Årdal.
  • Melheim, Anne Lene; Kristiansen, Kristian; Grandin, Lena & Gale, Zofia (2013). The provenance of Danish bronzes.
  • 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). Bronze Age Copycats, Creativity and the Problem of the Prototype.

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