TITLE

An SEM-EDAX study of residues from Iron Age copper furnaces in Botswana

AUTHOR(S)
Eric, H.; Stirling, P.
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
South African Journal of Science;Jun95, Vol. 91 Issue 6, p312
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the results of the scanning electron microscope (SEM) analysis of Iron Age copper furnace residues in Botswana. Ancient mines and smelting sites in Francistown; Composition of furnace residue; Possible smelting technology.
ACCESSION #
9510201082

 

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