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Title: Ferruginous red micro-artefacts as a source of archaeological information: a study of selected Palaeolithic sites and experimental research = Czerwone proszki żelaziste jako źródło informacji archeologicznej — na podstawie wybranych stanowisk paleolitycznych i badań eksperymentalnych

Creator:

Trąbska, Joanna

Date issued/created:

2012

Resource Type:

Article

Subtitle:

Sprawozdania Archeologiczne 64 (2012)

Publisher:

Instytut Archeologii i Etnologii Polskiej Akademii Nauk

Place of publishing:

Kraków

Description:

ill. ; 25 cm

Abstract:

Red, cherry, orange, yellow and pink ferruginous powders have long been observed on Palaeolithic sites along with solid objects of similar material, which used to be labelled as “ochre” or “haematite”. Artefacts below 5 mm in size can carry abundant information on their provenance and processing (mixing with binders, heating, manufacturing with bone and flint tools, rubbing). Powders from selected Palaeolithic sites (Dzierżysław-35, Wierzawice, Michałów-Piaska, Klissoura, Gönnersdorf, Dolní Vĕstonice, Stadice, Monruz) were examined with X-ray diffraction, scanning microscopy, micro-chemical analysis, Raman spectroscopy and Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy. A database of raw materials and archaeological ferruginous objects is under construction

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Relation:

Sprawozdania Archeologiczne

Volume:

64

Start page:

17

End page:

62

Format:

application/pdf

Resource Identifier:

oai:rcin.org.pl:54718 ; 0081-3834

Source:

IAiE PAN, call no. P 244 ; IAiE PAN, call no. P 243 ; IAiE PAN, call no. P 245 ; click here to follow the link

Language:

eng

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Rights Reserved - Free Access

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Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

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Library of the Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

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