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Probable Measure Estimating Tool Employed by the Aeneolithic Potters

Eva Lamina (US)
The article proposes that an item, ornamented with a geometric pattern with inscribed diagonal cross and attributed to the Afanasievo culture (Aeneolithic, South Siberia), represents a primitive tool reflecting practical knowledge of basic geometry by the ancient potters. The article suggests an experimental reconstruction method for crafting the proposed instrument, and...

Conference: Experimental archaeology, view into the 21st century

Organised by: 
The Government of Ulyanovsk Region
The Organizing Committee of the Living History Festival Volzhskyi Put’ (Volga Route)
Event date: 
Monday, 6 August, 2012 to Sunday, 12 August, 2012

Center for Historical Simulation (CIM) "Ancient World" - “Drevniy Mir” (RUS)

In 2003, the Samara Regional Branch of the All-Russian Society for the Preservation of Monuments of History and Culture launched a project to establish the Center for Historical Simulation (CIM) "Ancient World" (“Древний Мир”)...

Paleoderevnya (RUS)

The Jurchen are known to have lived in this area in the 11th – 13th centuries, in those days united in a state called “Jin”. They lived in unfortified and fortified settlements, which were usually located on the banks of rivers...


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