Early Bronze Age (Scope note)

Early Bronze Age is a cultural term widely used from Europe to the Far East, and is subject to local regional subdivisions with their own chronologies. Britain and Ireland: c. 2150 BC - 1600 BC France: c. 2150 BC - 1600 BC Italy: c. 2200 BC - 1600 BC Low Countries: c. 2000 BC - 1800 BC Greece: The terms ' Early Cycladic', 'Early Minoan' and 'Early Helladic' are recorded for objects described as 'Early Bronze Age'.