X-Ray Fluorescence in Investigations of Archaeological Findings

Title in English -Ray Fluorescence in Investigations of Archaeological Findings


Year of publication 2005
Type Article in Proceedings
Conference Book of Abstracts - 6th International Topical Meeting on Industrial Radiation and Radioisotope Measurement Applications
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Field Archaeology, anthropology, ethnology
Keywords Archaeometry; XRF; pottery; metals; slags; faience; glass; bones; pigments; minerals; mortars and plasters
Description X-ray fluorescent analysis is suitable for the determination of elements of archeological artifacts. According to material, following artifacts may be distinguished: pottery, metals, slags, faience, glass, bones, pigments, minerals, mortars and plasters. It must be taken into account that one can come across more materials at one object. Furthermore, artifacts may chemically affect each other in their original position.
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