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Zhou, Wenli; Martinon-Torres, Marcos; Chen, Jianli; Liu, Haiwang; Li, Yanxiang
journal of archaeological science
2012
[ABSTRACT] Our understanding of zinc distillation technology in ancient China has traditionally been limited by a lack of studies of production remains. The d...
[KEYWORDS] Zinc distillation; Retort; Coal; Brass; Mints; China; TOUGHNESS; STRENGTH; CERAMICS; EUROPE
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Cui, Jianfeng; Wood, Nigel; Qin, Dashu; Zhou, Lijun; Ko, Mikyung; Li, Xin
journal of archaeological science
2012
[ABSTRACT] The Ding kilns were some of the most famous early kilns of medieval China, producing huge quantities of white and cream-white porcelains of outstan...
[KEYWORDS] Ding ware; White porcelain; Chemical analysis of body and glaze; Laser ablation ICP-AES; NORTH
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Dong, Guanghui; Jia, Xin; Elston, Robert; Chen, Fahu; Li, Shuicheng; Wang, Lin; Cai, Linhai; An, Chengbang
journal of archaeological science
2013
[ABSTRACT] We report an investigation of forty-two prehistoric sites in the upper Yellow River valley located in Guide, Jianzha, Hualong, Xunha and Minhe, Qin...
[KEYWORDS] Upper Yellow River valley; Prehistoric period; Human settlement; Radiocarbon dating; Archaeological investigation; NORTHERN TIBETAN PLATEAU; CLIMATE-CHANGE; LOESS PLATEAU; ASIAN MONSOON; RADIOCARBON; LAKE; DOMESTICATION; CALIBRATION; HOLOCENE; AGE
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Wang, Hua; Martin, Louise; Hu, Songmei; Wang, Weilin
journal of archaeological science
2012
[ABSTRACT] Linear enamel hypoplasia is a physical deficiency occurring during the process of enamel formation and it is visible on the crowns of mammal teeth....
[KEYWORDS] Domestication; Pig husbandry; Neolithic; China; Linear enamel hypoplasia; ENVIRONMENTAL-CHANGE; CHRONOLOGY; STRESS; TEETH
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Zhou, Wenli; Martinon-Torres, Marcos; Chen, Jianli; Li, Yanxiang
journal of archaeological science
2014
[ABSTRACT] The technology of zinc distillation at three large-scale production sites in Chongqing, southwest China, dated to the Ming Dynasty (AD 1368-1644), ...
[KEYWORDS] Zinc distillation; Retort; Crucible smelting; Workshop location; Efficiency
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Liu, Siran; Wang, Kai; Cai, Quanfa; Chen, Jianli
journal of archaeological science
2013
[ABSTRACT] Piece mould casting technology, as a hall mark of the central plains of China during the Bronze Age, has attracted scholars' interest globally...
[KEYWORDS] Mould; Bronze casting; Microstructure; SEM; TOUGHNESS; STRENGTH; CERAMICS
[ABSTRACT] Iron objects excavated from the Dongheishan site provided a chance to systematically study the iron and steel making technology during the Warring ...
[KEYWORDS] Iron objects analysis; The Warring States period and the Han; dynasty; Dongheishan site; The Yan region; China
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Yamazaki, E.; Nakai, S.; Sahoo, Y.; Yokoyama, T.; Mifune, H.; Saito, T.; Chen, J.; Takagi, N.; Hokanishi, N.; Yasuda, A.
journal of archaeological science
2014
[ABSTRACT] This study examined isotope fractionation during bronze casting and assessed variation in Sn isotope composition of Chinese bronze products to asce...
[KEYWORDS] Sn isotope composition; Bronze; Cassiterite; Casting experiment; ICP-MS; China; MASS-SPECTROMETRY; ATOMIC WEIGHTS; ICP-MS; TIN; FRACTIONATION; CASSITERITES; EQUILIBRIUM; ARCHAEOLOGY; TELLURIUM; SYSTEM
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Liu, Siran; Rehren, Thilo; Chen, Jianli; Xu, Changqing; Venunan, Pira; Larreina-Garcia, David; Martinon-Torres, Marcos
journal of archaeological science
2015
[ABSTRACT] Gold and silver production was of major importance for almost all ancient societies but has been rarely studied archaeologically. Here we present a...
[KEYWORDS] Gold; Silver; Lead smelting; Iron reduction process (IRP); Slag; Sulphur; Melting point; EARLY BRONZE-AGE; PHASE-RELATIONS; FE-S; SULFUR; SOLUBILITY; SILICATE; SYSTEMS; SPEISS; MATTES; MELTS
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Zhang, Hai; Bevan, Andrew; Fuller, Dorian; Fang, Yanming
journal of archaeological science
2010
[ABSTRACT] Archaeobotanical survey has sampled a series of late Neolithic to early Bronze Age settlements in the upper Ying valley (part of the central plain ...
[KEYWORDS] Archaeobotany; Crop-processing; Millet; Rice; Principle component analysis; Mantel matrices
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Li, BP; Greig, A; Zhao, JX; Collerson, KD; Quan, KS; Meng, YH; Ma, ZL
journal of archaeological science
2005
[ABSTRACT] Bodies of Ding kiln white porcelains and their imitations from Guantai and Jiexiu kilns of the Chinese Song dynasty (960-1279 AD) were analysed for...
[KEYWORDS] Chinese porcelain; provenance; Ding kiln; Cizhou-Type wares (Guantai kiln); Jiexiu kiln; ICP-MS; trace elements; CONTINENTAL-CRUST; EVOLUTION; CIZHOU; WARES
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Cui, Jianfeng; Rehren, Th.; Lei, Yong; Cheng, Xiaolin; Jiang, Jie; Wu, Xiaohong
journal of archaeological science
2010
[ABSTRACT] This study is based on the SEM-EDS and LA-ICP-AES analyses of a sample of twenty-nine Tang sancai sherds unearthed from the Liquanfang site, Xi&apo...
[KEYWORDS] Tang sancai pottery; Liquanfang kiln site; Chemical analysis; Calcareous body; Technical tradition
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Raad, Danielle R.; Li, Shuicheng; Flad, Rowan K.
journal of archaeological science
2014
[ABSTRACT] A recently published analytical technique to detect chloride ions in ceramic vessels that were used to produce salt is replicated (Horiuchi et al.,...
[KEYWORDS] Salt; Salt-making pottery; Simulated pottery; Chinese ceramics; North American ceramics; Chloride; Ion-selective electrode; MISSISSIPPI VALLEY
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Jin, GuiYun; Wu, WenWan; Zhang, KeSi; Wang, ZeBing; Wu, XiaoHong
journal of archaeological science
2014
[ABSTRACT] Systematic archaeobotanical work at Xihe site recovered 8000 years old rice and other plant remains. Cultural context analyses of the plant and ani...
[KEYWORDS] 8000 cal BP; Rice remains; Shandong Highlands; East China; LOWER YANGTZE; DOMESTICATION; AGRICULTURE; ORIGINS; HISTORY
[ABSTRACT] In the context of the present study, we have conducted chemical and lead isotope analyses on twelve ancient glass samples unearthed from Chu tombs ...
[KEYWORDS] Lead-barium glass; Chu Kingdom; Chemical analysis; Lead isotope analysis; ATOMIC EMISSION-SPECTROMETRY; LASER
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