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Science and archaeology; [papers] Robert H. Brill, editor.

; Brill, Robert H., editor
Cambridge, Mass., MIT Press [1971] .
ISBN 9780262020619, 0262020610

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
CC 75 .S95 1968 (show me on map) Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
CC75 .S95 1968 Off-site
Off-Campus Shelving
CC75 .S95 1968 Available Request
Other Authors Brill, Robert H.,
Subjects Archaeological chemistry -- Congresses.
Archaeological chemistry.
Archaeology -- Methodology -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Methodology.
Archeraologie -- Merathodologie -- Congrès.
Archéologie -- Méthodologie -- Congrès.
Atlantic city -- Congrès -- 1968.
Chimie archéologique -- Congrès.
Description xi, 288 pages illustrations (some color), maps 29 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Ancient methods of gilding silver : examples from the Old and the New worlds / Heather N. Lechtman -- The techniques of the Luristan smith, with post-symposium notes / Cyril Stanley Smith -- Ceramic analysis : the interrelations of methods; the relations of analysts and archaeologists / Anna O. Shepard -- A study of temperatures used in firing ancient Mesopotamian pottery / Frederick R. Matson -- Egyptian blue as a pigment and ceramic material / W.T. Chase -- Calclacite and other efflorescent salts on objects stored in wooden museum cases / Elisabeth West FitzHugh and Rutherford J. Gettens -- Analyses of some metal artifacts from ancient Afghanistan / Earle R. Caley -- Compositions of some copper-based coins of Augustus and Tiberius / Giles F. Carter -- Trace impurity patterns in copper ores and artifacts / P.R. Fields [and others] -- Rapid nondestructive activation analysis of silver in coins / Adon A. Gordus -- Two examples of the use of chemical analysis in the solution of archaeological problems / E.T. Hall -- High-resolution gamma ray spectroscopic analyses of fine orange pottery / Edward V. Sayre and Lui-Heung Chan. Appendix: Comments on the archaeological background and implications / Jeremy A. Sabloff -- Pottery analysis by neutron activation / I. Perlman and Frank Asaro -- Compositional categories of some English and American pottery of the American colonial period / Jacqueline S. Olin and Edward V. Sayre -- Analysis of American obsidians by X-ray fluorescence and neutron activation analysis / F.H. Stross [and others] -- Activation analysis identification of the geologic origins of prehistoric obsidian artifacts / Adon A. Gordus, James B. Griffin and Gary A. Wright -- Determination of the origin of Greek amber artifacts by computer classification of infrared spectra / Curt W. Beck [and others] -- Potential of thermoluminescence dating / Elizabeth K. Ralph and Mark C. Han -- The colonial obsidian industry of the Valley of Mexico / Joseph W. Michels -- Gas chromatography methods for bone fluorine and nitrogen composition / Donald W. Groff -- Applications of solid-state nuclear track detectors to archaeology / R. Walker [and others].
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)156438
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