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- Kristjánsdóttir, Steinunn, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of archaeological science: Reports 2019 v.24 pp. 24-29
- archaeology; fur; hairs; humans; iron; microstructure; sampling; scanning electron microscopy; sheep; species identification; wool
- ... This communication presents the results of a comparative study using scanning electron microscopy (SEM) for the identification of degraded, unidentified organic fibres adhered to an iron object that was found at a rescue excavation site in East-Iceland, where artefacts and human remains from ca. 950 CE were discovered. A reference set of SEM microscopic images of hair samples from nine modern-day ...