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Archaeology of Pull Tabs

Update 5 – Visit us at the Rijksmuseum!

Update  5 of the Pull Tab Archaeology Project! Visit us at the ‘Archaeonacht’ Nacht van de Archeologie, Rijksmuseum voor Oudheden, Leiden, October 6, 2018. More information here:… Find Preacherdigger’s channel here:…

Pull Tab Research 101

The first full research update of the pull tab archaeology project to help you be a pull tab archaeologist. The main information is about T-types and S-types. Good luck and please help us make a global typology by sending in pull tabs. Enjoy! Yes, there is a typo in the website url. 😉 I am …

Update 04

With a little delay, here’s update 04!  

Project Update 03

Project update 03 is out!

Update 2 with help from Alex

  Update 2 is online! Enjoy! I also made a small bonus update for patrons on the patreon page. Don’t worry, all important stuff will always be freely available. I use the patreon-only posts to share thoughts and ask questions on how to improve the project.

Update 1-and-a-half

  Update 1.5. (The planned Update 2 was.. too boring. Will make a new one)  

Update 01

Click on the video for update 01.

Send us your pull tabs!

Dear metal-detectorists and archaeologists: Please send us your pull tabs! We dream a global community of pull tabs enthousiasts and specialist. Together we will build the ultimate and complete online pull tab typology of the world and create a beautiful high quality print pull tab typology poster to decorate your office, house, or bedroom, whatever you …

Pull Tab Archaeology!

Hi, my name is Jobbe and I create contemporary archaeologies. In 2014 me and my colleagues had some beers and laughs and imagined a typology of pull tabs for use in contemporary archaeology digs and for metal detectorists. A REAL typology, but with a grin on our faces to even dare such a ludicrous attempt. …