Sökning: "Archaeometry"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Archaeometry.

  1. 1. Technology, Ideology and Environment : The Social Dynamics of Iron Metallurgy in Great Zimbabwe, AD 900 to the Present

    Författare :Ezekia Mtetwa; Paul Sinclair; Anneli Ekblom; Bertram Mapunda; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Great Zimbabwe; Iron Metallurgy; Urbanism; Innovation; Landscape; Social Dynamics; Natural Draft; Forced Draft; Southern Africa; Archaeometallurgy; Anthracology; Archaeometry; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis provides insights into the nature and organization of iron technology associated with past and present communities of Great Zimbabwe in southern Africa. Written accounts, ethnographic enquiries and, results of archaeological field surveys and excavations are combined to provide the first detailed account of Great Zimbabwe’s iron production technologies. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Church of Yimrhane Kristos : An Archaeological Investigation

    Författare :Mengistu Gobezie Worku; Kyrko- och missionsstudier; []
    Nyckelord :Yimrhane Kristos; church archaeology; Lasta; Zagwe; radiocarbon dating; wood anatomy; archaeometry; cedar; plaster; pigment; Lalibela; Medieval Ethiopia;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to augment our understanding of the Church of Yimrhane Kristos, and the Lasta period in which it was built, from the study of a variety of source materials. Due to the fact that the Lasta period suffers from the absence of adequate and reliable literary sources, this study largely depends on the elements of historic buildings as the basic data source. LÄS MER