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- Turco, F.; Davit, P.; Borghi, A.; Bruno, J.; Lippolis, C.; Operti, L.
- Journal of archaeological science: Reports 2016 v.5 pp. 374-382
- X-ray diffraction; archaeology; energy-dispersive X-ray analysis; graphene; manufacturing; pigments; plaster; raw materials; scanning electron microscopy; thermogravimetry; warehouses; Turkmenistan
- ... A multitechnique (SEM-EDX, XRD, TGA) characterization was performed on several materials and artefacts from Old Nisa excavated during the recent Italian–Turkmen archaeological expedition, which involved a large building in the SW corner of the citadel, formed by rooms utilized as warehouses and workshops. Polygenic conglomerates archaeologically classified as anhydrites were examined and proved to ...