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Experimente zur antiken Guß und Löttechnik

Author(s): Frank Willer ; Ute Sobottka-Braun

Editor(s): Gisela Hellenkemper Salies ; Hans-Hoyer von Prittwitz Und Graffron ; Gerhard Bauchhenss

Year: 1994

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During an experimental seminar in Murlo, Italy, in August 1993, the following techniques were demonstrated: the ancient repair methods of casting faults with small bronze plates, assemblage of statue components using the casting-on technique, and artificial patination to produce a black and shiny surface on bronze objects.

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Experimente zur antiken Guß und Löttechnik. Frank Willer, Ute Sobottka-Braun, Gisela Hellenkemper Salies, Hans-Hoyer von Prittwitz Und Graffron, Gerhard Bauchhenss. In Das Wrack. Der antike Schiffsfund von Mahdia. Pp. 1017-1021. Köln: Rheinland-Verlag GmbH. 1994 ( tDAR id: 424049)


bronze Casting Metallurgy Ship Welding

Geographic Keywords

Temporal Keywords
Roman Era

Spatial Coverage

min long: 6.624; min lat: 36.649 ; max long: 18.513; max lat: 47.095 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): EXARC Experimental Archaeology Collection Manager

Record Identifiers

ExArc Id(s): 12182


Rights & Attribution: The information in this record was originally compiled by Dr. Roeland Paardekooper, EXARC Director.

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America