Archaeometry

The application of modern scientific and technical methods to the interpretation of archaeological remains, for example the dating of specimens through scientific techniques such as radiocarbon dating and amino-acid dating.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300122729. The J. Paul Getty Trust.