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Ancient textiles, modern science : re-creating techniques through experiment : proceedings of the First and Second European Textile Forum 2009 and 2010 / edited by Heather Hopkins.

Publication:
Oxford, UK : Oxbow Books, [2013]
Format/Description:
Conference/Event
Book
viii, 133 pages ; 24\A cm
Conference Name:
European Textile Forum (1st : 2009 Eindhoven, Netherlands)
European Textile Forum (2nd : 2010 Senales, Italy)
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Subjects:
Textile chemistry -- Congresses.
Textile fabrics, Ancient -- Analysis -- Congresses.
Archaeology -- Congresses.
Contents:
Introduction / Roeland Paardekooper
A conference from the craftsperson's perspective : introduction to the European Textile Forum / Sabine Ringenberg and Katrin Kania
The spinning experiment : influences on yarn in spinning with a hand-spindle / Katrin Kania
Structural considerations for understanding historical tablet weaving / Sarah Goslee
The use of craft skills in historical textile research : some examples drawn from a study of medieval tablet weaving / Viktoria Holmqvist
The 13th-16th century tablet-woven bands from Estonia / Ave Matsin
Textile techniques of the Stone Ages / Anne Reichert
Tracing production processes and craft culture : the reconstruction of the gunnister man costume / Martin Ciszuk and Lena Hammarlund
Reconstructing the dyeing industry of Pompeii through experimental archaeology : the challenges and rewards of a new approach / Heather Hopkins.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Contributor:
Hopkins, Heather (Heather Jane), editor of compilation.
George Clapp Vaillant Book Fund.
Other format:
Online version: European Textile Forum (1st : 2009 Eindhoven, Netherlands) Ancient textiles, modern science
ISBN:
1842176641
OCLC:
849740876
Publisher Number:
99955761315