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From Ore to Pigment: A Description of the Minerals and an Experimental Study of Cobalt Ore Processing from the Kāshān Mine, Iran

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Ore samples collected from the cobalt mine of Qamsar, Kāshān, were studied using optical microscopy (OM), qualitative X‐ray diffraction analysis (XRD), semi‐quantitative X‐ray fluorescence spectrometry (XRF) and quantitative electron micro‐probe with wavelength‐dispersive spectrometry (EMP–WDS). These analytical data provide the characteristics of the Kāshān cobalt ore, which can be compared with the composition of the blue pigments and colourants applied to glass and glazes, not least those ...

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10.1111/arcm.12272

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
School of Archaeology
Oxford college:
Wolfson College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Social Sciences Division
Department:
School of Archaeology
Oxford college:
Linacre College
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Archaeometry Journal website
Volume:
59
Issue:
4
Pages:
731-746
Publication date:
2016-11-02
Acceptance date:
2016-04-16
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EISSN:
1475-4754
ISSN:
0003-813X
Source identifiers:
664480
Language:
English
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2019-06-29

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