From Mine to Microscope: Advances in the Study of Ancient Technology

These twenty papers devoted to Mike Tite concentration upon the translation of historical artefacts and applied sciences, quite throughout the software of fabrics research. tools from the human eye to mass spectrometry offer insights right into a variety of applied sciences starting from classical alum extraction to Bronze Age wall portray, and canopy fabrics as different as niello, flint, bronze, glass and ceramic. Ranging chronologically from the Neolithic via to the medieval interval, and geographically from Britain to China, those case reports supply an extraordinary evaluate as a way to be of worth to scholars, academics and researchers with an curiosity in early fabric culture.

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And Tite, M. S. , 2003, Appendix 1: OSL relationship effects from the White Horse and linear ditch, in Ujfington White Horse and its panorama (eds. D. Miles, P. Palmer, G. Lock, C. Gosden and A. M. Cromarty), 269–271, Oxford Archaeology Thames Valley Landscapes Monograph No 18, Oxford. Tite M. S. and Shortland, A. J. , 2003, creation expertise for copper- and cobalt-blue vitreous fabrics from the recent country web site of Amarna – a reappraisal, Archaeometry forty five, 285–312. Wolf, S. , Stos, S. , Mason, R. and Tite, M. S. , 2003, Lead isotope analyses of Islamic pottery glazes from Fustat, Egypt, Archaeometry forty five, 405–420. 2004 De Benedetto, G. E. , Acquafredda, P. , Masieri, M. , Quarta, G. , Sabbatini, L. , Zambonin, P. G. , Tite, M. S. and Walton, M. , 2004, research of Roman lead glaze from Canosa: result of chemical research, Archaeometry forty six, 615–624. Panagiotaki, M. , Maniatis, Y. , Kavoussanaki, D. , Hatton, G. and Tite, M. S. , 2004, The creation know-how of Aegean Bronze Age vitreous fabrics, in Invention and Innovation – the Social Context of Technological swap: Egypt, the Aegean and the close to East, 1650–1150 BC (eds. J. Bourriau and J. Phillips), 149–175, Oxbow Books, Oxford. Paynter, S. , Okyar, F. , Wolf, S. and Tite, M. S. , 2004, The construction know-how of Iznik pottery – a reassessment, Archaeometry forty six, 421–437. Tite, M. S. and Shortland, A. J. , 2004, document at the medical exam of a glazed brick from Susa: glazes, in Persiens antike Pracht – Band 2 (eds. Th. Stöllner, R. Slotta and A. Vatandoust), 388–390, Deutsches Bergbau-Museum, Bochum. 2005 Okyar, F. and Tite, M. S. , 2005, Iznik frits, in lawsuits of the thirty third overseas Symposium of Archaeometry (Amsterdam 2002) (Geoarchaeological and Bioarchaeological experiences three) (eds. H. Kars and E. Burke), 233–237, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam. Panagiotaki, M. , Papazoglou-Manioudaki, L. , Chatzi-Spiliopoulou, G. , Andreopoulou-Mangou, E. , Maniatis, Y. , Tite, M. S. and Shortland A. J. , 2005, a tumbler workshop on the Mycenaean fort of Tiryns in Greece, Annales du 16e Congres de l’Association Internationale pour Histoire du Verre (London 2003), 14–18. Shortland, A. J. and Tite, M. S. , 2005, Technological learn of Ptolemaic – early Roman faience from Memphis, Egypt, Archaeometry forty seven, 31–46. Tite, M. S. , Hatton, G. D. , Shortland, A. J. , Maniatis, Y. , Kavoussanaki, D. and Panagiotaki, M. , 2005, uncooked fabrics used to supply Aegean Bronze Age glass and comparable vitreous fabrics, Annales du 16e Congres de l’Association Internationale pour Histoire du Verre (London 2003), 10–13. Tite, M. and wooden, N. , 2005, The technological courting among Islamic and chinese language glazed ceramics ahead of the sixteen th century advert, China-Mediterranean Sea – Routes and alternate of Ceramics sooner than the sixteenth century, Taoci four, 31–39. 2006 Pradell, T. , Salvado, N. , Hatton, G. D. and Tite, M. S. , 2006, actual procedures excited by creation of the traditional pigment, Egyptian blue, magazine of the yank Ceramic Society 89, 1426–1431. Shortland, A. J. , desire, C. A. and Tite M. S.

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