Yıl 2019, Cilt 8 , Sayı 2, Sayfalar 484 - 495 2019-06-28

Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization

Murat BAYAZİT [1] , Didem ÇAĞİNE [2] , Elif GENÇ [3]


The present study reports the results obtained through an archaeometric investigation on representative Early Bronze Age plain simple wares of Tilbeshar which is located almost 32 km southeast of Gaziantep (Turkey). The samples were characterized by XRD (X-ray diffraction), thin section (optical microscopy), FTIR (Fourier Transformed Infrared Spectroscopy), TG-DTA (Thermogravimetric Differential Thermal Analysis) and SEM/EDX (scanning electron microcopy/energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy). The chemical composition of the samples showed that the potsherds possessed high amount of CaO indicating use of calcareous clays. Proving this data XRD, TG-DTA and FTIR analyses revealed the presence of calcite, as well. Considering the mineral/phase contents of the samples, the firing temperature of the potsherds was found to change in the range of 700-900oC. The appearance of neo-formations for most of the samples suggested a firing temperature range of 800-900oC for such potsherds. SEM images of the samples showed that there was a very low partial vitrification for some of the samples, while it was not observed for the others. This observation approved the firing temperature ranges of the samples. Petrography results suggested that the main rock type for the potsherds was basalt (igneous rock) and the raw materials likely originated from mafic rocks. Taking into account the whole data and the geological formation of the region, it was predicted that the potsherds likely belonged to a local production.  

Archaeometry, Spectroscopy, Characterization, Ceramic, Tilbeshar (Turkey)
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Birincil Dil en
Bölüm Araştırma Makalesi
Yazarlar

Orcid: 0000-0003-1453-249X
Yazar: Murat BAYAZİT (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: BATMAN UNIVERSITY
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Didem ÇAĞİNE
Ülke: Turkey


Yazar: Elif GENÇ
Kurum: CUKUROVA UNIVERSITY
Ülke: Turkey


Tarihler

Yayımlanma Tarihi : 28 Haziran 2019

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APA BAYAZİT, M , ÇAĞİNE, D , GENÇ, E . (2019). Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization. Bitlis Eren Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi , 8 (2) , 484-495 . DOI: 10.17798/bitlisfen.511354
MLA BAYAZİT, M , ÇAĞİNE, D , GENÇ, E . "Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization". Bitlis Eren Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi 8 (2019 ): 484-495 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/bitlisfen/issue/46476/511354>
Chicago BAYAZİT, M , ÇAĞİNE, D , GENÇ, E . "Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization". Bitlis Eren Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi 8 (2019 ): 484-495
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ISNAD BAYAZİT, Murat , ÇAĞİNE, Didem , GENÇ, Elif . "Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization". Bitlis Eren Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi 8 / 2 (Haziran 2019): 484-495 . https://doi.org/10.17798/bitlisfen.511354
AMA BAYAZİT M , ÇAĞİNE D , GENÇ E . Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization. Bitlis Eren Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi. 2019; 8(2): 484-495.
Vancouver BAYAZİT M , ÇAĞİNE D , GENÇ E . Early Bronze Age Plain Simple Wares of Tilbeshar (Turkey): Archaeometric Characterization. Bitlis Eren Üniversitesi Fen Bilimleri Dergisi. 2019; 8(2): 495-484.