Analytical science: Secrets of the Mary Rose
Analytical science: Secrets of the Mary Rose

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Analytical science: Secrets of the Mary Rose


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Figures 2, 3 and 5: Wessex Archaeology, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0);

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Figure 8: Roosevelt Almado;

Figure 9a: Finney, R.W. and Jones, A.M. (1993) 'Direct Analysis of wood preservatives in ancient oak from the Mary Rose by laser microprobe mass spectrometry', Studies in Conservation, vol. 38, 1993. International Institute for Conservation of Historic and Artistic Works;

Figure 9b and 9c: Blanchette, R.A. (2000) 'A review of microbial deterioration found in archaeological wood from different environments', International Biodeterioration and Biodegredation, vol. 46. Elsevier Science Ltd;

Figure 10: Wetherall, K. (2008) 'Sulfur and iron speciation in recently recovered timbers of the Mary Rose revealed via X-ray absorption spectroscopy', Journal of Archaeological Science, vol. 35(5). Elsevier BV.

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