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Published by British Museum in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Ceramics -- Analysis -- Congresses.,
  • Archaeology -- Methodology -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by M.J. Hughes.
SeriesOccasional paper,, no. 19, Occasional paper (British Museum) ;, no. 19.
ContributionsHughes, M. J., International Symposium on Archaeometry and Archaeological Prospection (19th : 1979 : London, England)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCC79.5.P6 S38 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination177 p. :
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3070059M
ISBN 10086159018X
LC Control Number82168108

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