knowledge of ceramic artefacts
The aim of the course is to analyze the ceramic technological pathway realized in ancient times in all its phases, through a series of archeometric and technological analyzes aimed at solving archaeological problems such as the evolution of the societies that produce artefacts, social and economical changes and which are the basis of this evolution.
analysis of the ceramic path in all its phases, from the extraction of the raw material to the cooking and the use of the artefact
S.T. Levi, Dal coccio al vasaio, Bologna 2010
N. Cuomo di Caprio, La ceramica in Archeologia 2, Roma 2007 (first part)
D. Albero Santacreu, Materiality, Techniques and Society in Pottery Production: The Technological Study of Archaeological Ceramics Through Paste Analysis, 2015
Slides and articles presented during the course
frontal classroom lessons and laboratory exercises