The aim of the present work is the characterization of decorated pottery samples from Caltagirone (Sicily, Italy), a renowned productioncentre of this kind of artwork. These fragments were found during archaeological excavations and were attributed to historical periodsextremely far in time from each other (from XVIII century b.C. to XVI a.C.). Therefore, we expect that the manufacture techniques resultrather different over so long time.The measurements, performed by Fourier Transform-InfraRed (FT-IR) absorbance and micro-Raman scattering, allowed us a nondestructivestudy of so precious artefacts. Some pigments were identified, various elements of ceramic paste and glazed layer were characterized.
|Titolo:||Spectroscopic techniques applied to the characterization of decorated potteries from Caltagirone (Sicily, Italy)|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2005|
|Citazione:||Spectroscopic techniques applied to the characterization of decorated potteries from Caltagirone (Sicily, Italy) / BARILARO D; BARONE G.; CRUPI; V; DONATO M.G; MAJOLINO D; MESSINA G; PONTERIO R. - In: JOURNAL OF MOLECULAR STRUCTURE. - ISSN 0022-2860. - 744-747(2005), pp. 827-831.|
|Appare nelle tipologie:||1.1 Articolo in rivista|