|Packed house for the launch of new Scheme|
The British Museum launched today the new Marine Antiquities Scheme (MAS) to encourage divers and others to report their finds. This was accompanied by a presentation by the new BM Director Hartwig Fischer. Until now the reporting of loose finds from the sea and shore was done under the PAS. Here is the website,
The database is empty at the moment ("try porthole" the search engine suggests plaintively).