Experimente zur antiken Guß und Löttechnik


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.

Cite this Record

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)

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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.