Categorie: News

Archaeology of Pull Tabs

Look what I found behind my central heating!

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Northwest Anthropology Conference – April 8

Tomorrow Pull Tab Archaeology will present at the Northwest Anthropology Conference! Very exciting, but also working my pants of to get my presentation finished, so I’ll see you there…laterrrrrrrrr 😉 https://www.nwaconference.com/nwac

Rusty Bunch

I am very happen to report our project was contacted by Kurt Matson of the Rusty Bunch can collectors (USA). The group is an absolute authority in beer and beverage cans. Kurt sent me a fascinating picture of his office wall, with many obscure and rare pull tabs and can-ends, and he prepared a special …

Yes We Can

With many others, Pull Tab Archaeology is supporting the Statiegeld Alliantie in their effort to get cash refunds on aluminum cans. Of course we do! [Dutch] De 1.109 leden van de Statiegeldalliantie vragen de Nederlandse en Belgische regering sinds 2017 om de invoering van statiegeld. Sindsdien is er zowel in Nederland als in België op …

Ivar put up our World Typology at RAAP

Ivar put up our World Typology at RAAP Archaeological Consultancy . How cool is that!?Get your typology in our Etsy shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/archaeorevolution

New type news – S-IV-10

Pull Tab Archaeology, the discovery of the S-IV-10 Statab, a recent pull tab sent by Michael Heim, aka @Preacherdigger Find Michael’s channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC65st0sng2B3qZcBjuZMNRA

New type News – T-III-4

Lee Thompson from Titusville (Florida) sent us a new species for the World typology. It is a type very similar to the T-III-3 but with a tiny lip at the nose of the ring.

World Pull Tab Typology Launched

Treklipjes: wereldwijd archeologisch crowdsourcing project

Contemporain archeoloog Jobbe Wijnen lanceert een wereldwijde archeologische typologie van treklipjes. Meer dan 70 mensen hebben aan het project bijgedragen, ruim 3300 treklipjes zijn uit 32 verschillende landen toegestuurd en bijna 100 verschillende typen zijn onderscheiden. Jobbe Wijnen is in 2018 het burgerwetenschapsproject Pull Tab Archaeology gestart uit onvrede met de ivoren toren mentaliteit van de archeologie.

Cultural practice in Italy and Spain

We received a lovely contribution by Agnese (from Italy I guess) on my other website about cultural practices with ring pulls! How cool! This was completely new to me. Let me know if you have done this, too! Message from Agnese: “Hi,I have some information that may interest you regarding pull rings.I found your videos …