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Ancient white marbles

analysis and identification by paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy

by Donato Attanasio

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Published by "Erma" di Bretschneider in [Roma] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marble -- Composition.,
  • Electron paramagnetic resonance spectroscopy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-257) and index.

    StatementDonato Attanasio.
    SeriesStudia archaeologica ;, 122, Studia archaeologica ("Erma" di Bretschneider) ;, 122.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE475.M3 A87 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination283 p. :
    Number of Pages283
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3729484M
    ISBN 108882652475
    LC Control Number2003380986

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    When the Parthenon had dazzling colours Ancient statues weren't white marble, but “a riot of colour and glitzy decoration." It shows that we've imagined the ancient world all wrong, writes. Verde (Giallo/Bigio) Antico (ancient (yellow/grey) green) is the generic term used in the XVIIth century to indicate the coloured marbles recovered from the ancient buildings and mainly used in the decoration of chapels. Fake (main nave) and true (chapels) marbles in S. Carlo al Corso.

    A collection of ancient toy marbles can be found in the British Museum, on exhibition in R case 9. The grayish-white stone marble is Roman and was found at Carthage. The Roman glass marbles were all found in Egypt. The three smaller ones were found from the site of . Marbles Background Marbles are small, round, spherical objects made from glass or stone and most commonly used in children's games. They are usually less than an inch ( cm) in diameter and often brightly colored or otherwise decorated. Their origins as recreational objects appear to date back several thousand years, and it is also believed that the primitive games played with marbles.


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