Book Series Subartu, vol. 06

Tell Beydar

Environmental and Technical Studies

K. Van Lerberghe, Gabriella Voet (eds)

  • Pages: 232 p.
  • Size:210 x 295 mm
  • Language(s):English
  • Publication Year:2001

  • ISBN: 978-2-503-99121-4
  • Paperback
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In this volume technical analyses on material derived from the excavation of Tell Beydar are presented. Next to the analyses, the book contains an archaeological survey and environmental investigations of the Beydar environs. 
The following subjects have been included: archaeozoology (W. Van Neer), physical anthropology (Chr. Charlier), molecular archaeology (J.J. Cassiman et al.), palaeometallurgy (P. Northover), chemical analyses of ceramics (M. Daszkiewicz et al., Chr. Römer), composition of basalt (N. Lease), pottery technology (A. van As et al.), animal husbandry (K. Van Lerberghe), conservation of copper alloys (A. Brysbaert), dactyloscopy and sealings (J. Bretschneider et al.), numismatics (S. Scheers), archaeological survey and environmental investigations (T. Wilkinson).