Upcoming Meetings & Events

Non-members are welcome at all events, but reservation is discounted for members. For more information, see our Membership page or contact

We have one upcoming event:

May 17th 2024: Glass in Jewellery

  • The Spring Meeting of the AHG, ‘GlassWEAR: Glass in Jewellery‘ will be held at the St James the Less Centre, Thorndike St, Pimlico, London SW1V 2PS on Friday 17th May 2024. This study day will focus on the role of glass in bodily adornment: we are bringing together researchers exploring different practices and attitudes to glass as a part of dress elaboration. Join us for an exciting day of glass research. Speakers include:-
  • Anna Hodgkinson on Egyptian jewellery
  • Eleonora Montanari on Iron Age beads from Italy
  • Joëlle Rolland on Late Iron Age bracelets
  • Justine Bayley on enamelled jewellery in the Roman period
  • Jo Ahmet on glass in early medieval metalwork
  • Charlotte Nash on Islamic bangles
  • Anastasia Cholakova on medieval Bulgarian beads
  • Sven Dupre on ‘Fashion from the Lab: The Glass Dress’.

Tickets (£30-£45) available via Eventbrite. For any further enquiries, please email

Past Meetings

Information about past meetings can be found on our Past Meetings page. Members can also access recordings of past meetings, when available.

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