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December 1-6, 2013 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Charles Black, Elisabetta Comini, Gitti Frey, Kristi Kiick, Loucas Tsakalakos

Symposium PP : Materials Issues in Art and Archaeology X

2013-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Pamela Vandiver, University of Arizona
Weidong Li, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, CAS
Philippe Sciau, Universite de Toulouse
Christopher Maines, National Gallery of Art
PP2: Pigment Analysis and Stability
Session Chairs
Weidong Li
Christopher Maines
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

2:30 AM - *PP2.01
Analysis of Lead Carboxylates and Lead-Containing Pigments in Oil Paintings by Solid-State Nuclear Magnetic Resonance

Jaclyn Catalano 1 2 Yao Yao 2 Anna Murphy 2 Nicholas Zumbulyadis 3 Silvia Centeno 1 Cecil Dybowski 2

1Metropolitan Museum of Art New York USA2University of Delaware Newark USA3Independent Researcher Rochester USA

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3:00 AM - *PP2.02
Analysis and Replication of Jianyang Teabowls from Song Dynasty China

James Dustin Morehead 1 2

1University of Arizona Tucson USA2Ratheon Corp Tucson USA

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3:30 AM -
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4:00 AM - *PP2.03
Discoloration of Prussian Blue Colored Papers : Effect of Light and Anoxia

Marie-Angelique Languille 1 Claire Gervais 2 Valerie Briois 3 Martine Gillet 4 Solenn Reguer 3 Edward Vicenzi 5 Loic Bertrand 3 1

1CNRS Gif-sur-Yvette France2Bern University of the Arts Bern Switzerland3Synchrotron SOLEIL Gif-sur-Yvette France4CNRS Paris France5Smithsonian Institution Museum Conservation Institute Suitland USA

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4:30 AM - *PP2.04
Characterization and Identification of van Dyke Brown, Asphalt, Bistre and Sepia Pigments in Works of Art by SERS, GC-MS, FTIR and XRF.

Maria Lorena Roldan 1 Silvia A. Centeno 1 Adriana Rizzo 1 Yana van Dyke 2

1The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York USA2The Metropolitan Museum of Art New York USA

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5:00 AM - *PP2.05
Study of Mexican Colonial Mural Paintings: An In situ Non-Invasive Approach

Jose Luis Ruvalcaba Sil 1 Malinalli Wong Rueda 1 Maria Angelica Garcia Bucio 1 Edgar Casanova Gonzalez 1 Mayra Manrique Ortega 1 Valentina Aguilar Melo 1 Pieterjan Claes 1 Dulce Maria Aguilar Tellez 1

1Instituto de Fisica, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico Mexico

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5:30 AM - *PP2.06
The Materials Used for Painting in Teotihuacan

Xim Bokhimi 1 Linda R. Manzanilla 2 Antonio Morales 1

1Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico City Mexico2Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico City Mexico

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PP1: Archaeometallurgy
Session Chairs
Pamela Vandiver
Philippe Sciau
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

10:00 AM - *PP1.01
Evaluation of Bronze Casting Technology Using Neutron Radiography, Tomography, and Diffraction

Susan N. Herringer 1 2 3 Hassina Z. Bilheux 2 Ke An 2 Krysta Ryzewski 4 Brian W. Sheldon 1

1Brown University Providence USA2Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA3Brown University Providence USA4Wayne State University Detroit USA

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10:30 AM - *PP1.02
The Use of Synchrotron Radiation in Archaeometallurgy

Marcus Young 1

1University of North Texas Denton USA

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *PP1.03
Investigating a Moche Cast Copper Artifact for Its Manufacturing Technology

Aaron Shugar 1 Michael Notis 4 Dale Newbury 2 Nicholas Ritchie 3

1Buffalo State Collage Buffalo USA2National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg USA3National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg USA4Lehigh University Bethlehem USA

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12:00 PM - PP1.04
Benefits of the Complementary Use of Archaeometry Investigations and Historical Research in the Study of Ancient Airplanes: The Example of Breguet Sahararsquo;s Rivets

Audrey Cochard 1 Joel Douin 1 Benedicte Warot-Fonrose 1 Julitte Huez 2 Luc Robbiola 3 Jean-Marc Olivier 4 Philippe Sciau 1

1CEMES-CNRS Toulouse France2CIRIMAT-ENSIACET-INPT Toulouse France3TRACES-CNRS Toulouse France4FRAMESPA-UTM Toulouse France

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12:15 PM - PP1.05
Characterization of a Surface Tarnish Found on Daguerreotypes under Shortwave Ultraviolet Radiation

Aaron Shugar 1 Krista Lough 1 Jiuan-Jiuan Chen 1

1Buffalo State Collage Buffalo USA

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2013-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Pamela Vandiver, University of Arizona
Weidong Li, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, CAS
Philippe Sciau, Universite de Toulouse
Christopher Maines, National Gallery of Art
PP4: Organic Materials Properties
Session Chairs
Joseph Hornak
Blythe McCarthy
Tuesday PM, December 03, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

3:00 AM - *PP4.01
Hawaiian Barkcloth from the Bishop Museum Collections: A Characterization of Materials and Techniques in Collaboration with Modern Practitioners to Effect Preservation of a Traditional Cultural Practice

Christina Bisulca 1 2 Lisa Schattenburg-Raymond 2 Kamalu du Preez 2

1University of Arizona Tucson USA2Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum Honolulu USA

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3:30 AM -
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PP5: Conservation Practices
Session Chairs
Blythe McCarthy
Tuesday PM, December 03, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

4:00 AM - *PP5.01
Dispersions of Surface Modified Calcium Hydroxide Nanoparticles with Enhanced Kinetic Stability: Properties and Applications to Desalination and Consolidation of the Yungang Grottoes

Ya Xiao 1 2 Feng Gao 1 3 Yun Fang 4 Youdan Tan 1 5 Kaiyu Liu 5 Shaojun Liu 1 5

1Central South University Changsha China2Cultural Relics and Archaeology Institute of Hunan Province Changsha China3Chinese Academy of Cultural Heritage Beijing China4China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) Wuhan China5Central South University Changsha China

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4:30 AM - *PP5.02
Environmental Monitoring of VOCs Using Silica Gel, Zeolites and Activated Charcoal

Molly McGath 1 Blythe McCarthy 1 Jenifer Bosworth 1

1Freer|Sackler, Smithsonian Institution Washington USA

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5:00 AM - PP5.03
Thermally Re-Workable Epoxy Adhesives for Use in Reconstructing Artifacts

Elyse M. Canosa 1 Stephen M. Budy 1 Douglas A. Loy 1 2 Pamela Vandiver 1 Nancy Odegaard 1 3

1University of Arizona Tucson USA2University of Arizona Tucson USA3University of Arizona Tucson USA

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5:15 AM - PP5.04
Effects of Humidity on Gessoes for Easel Paintings

Michael Doutre 1 Alison Murray 1 Laura Fuster-Lopez 2

1Queen's University Kingston Canada2Universidad Politecnica de Valencia Valencia Spain

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PP3: Methods of Analysis for Culture Heritage
Session Chairs
Chandra Reedy
Aaron Shugar
Tuesday AM, December 03, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

9:30 AM - *PP3.01
Preliminary Study of Architectural Cloisonne Enamel from Fuwangge in the Forbidden City

Hongying Duan 1 Liang Qu 1 Shiwei Wang 2 Pamela Vandiver 3

1Conservation Department of the Palace Museum Beijing China2Architecture Department of the Palace Museum Beijing China3University of Arizona Tucson USA

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10:00 AM - *PP3.02
Dual Beam Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) and Focused Ion Beam (FIB): A Novel Method for Characterization of Cultural Heritage Objects

Matthew Aaron Carl 1 Chris A. Smith 1 Marcus L. Young 1 Kevin Tucker 2 Mark Leonard 2 John Dennis 2

1University of North Texas Denton USA2Dallas Museum of Art Dallas USA

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10:30 AM - *PP3.03
The Potential of Low Frequency EPR Spectroscopy in Studying Pottery Artifacts

Joseph P. Hornak 1 2 William J. Ryan 2 Nicholas Zumbulyadis 3

1RIT Rochester USA2RIT Rochester USA3Independent Researcher Rochester USA

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - PP3.04
Weaving in the Dark: SEM and EDX Analysis of Ancient Stone Tools from the Late Neolithic Period in Jordan

Kathleen Bennallack 1 Samantha Stout 1

1University of California, San Diego San Diego USA

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11:45 AM - *PP3.05
Non-Invasive Characterization of Stone Artifacts from Templo Mayor of Tenochtitlan, Mexico

Mayra Dafne Manrique Ortega 1 Valentina Aguilar Melo 1 Emiliano Melgar Tisoc 2 Malinalli Wong Rueda 1 Edgar Casanova Gonzalez 1 Pieterjan Claes 1 Jose Luis Ruvalcaba Sil 1

1Universidad Nacional Autamp;#243;noma de Mamp;#233;xico Mexico City Mexico2Instituto Nacional de Antropologamp;#237;a e Historia Mexico City Mexico

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12:15 PM - PP3.06
Use of Flexible Electrodes as Diagnostic Tools to Protect Artwork

Alice Heller England 1 Tami Lasseter Clare 1

1Portland State University Portland USA

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12:30 PM - PP3.07
Isotopic Labeling for the Understanding of the Alteration of Limestone Used in Built Cultural Heritage

Mandana Saheb 1 Anne Chabas 1 Anne Michelin 1 Jean-Didier Mertz 2 Estel Colas 3 Olivier Rozenbaum 3 Aurelie Verney-Carron 1 Jean-Pierre Sizun 4

1LISA Cramp;#233;teil France2LRMH Champs sur Marne France3ISTO Orlamp;#233;ans France4LCE Besanamp;#231;on France

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12:45 PM - PP3.08
Internal Structure Characterizations of a Traditional Gesso by Focused Ion Beam Scanning

Michael Doutre 1 Ashley Freeman 1 Brad Diak 3 Alison Murray 1 George Bevan 2 Laura Fuster-Lopez 4

1Queen's University Kingston Canada2Queen's University Kingston Canada3Queen's University Kingston Canada4Universidad Politecnica de Valencia Valencia Spain

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2013-12-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Pamela Vandiver, University of Arizona
Weidong Li, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, CAS
Philippe Sciau, Universite de Toulouse
Christopher Maines, National Gallery of Art
PP7: Glazes and Bodies
Session Chairs
Peter Northover
Wednesday PM, December 04, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

2:30 AM - *PP7.01
''Hare's Fur'' and ''Oil Spotrdquo;? Study of Ancient Black-Glazed Jian (Temmoku) Wares

Catherine Dejoie 1 Weidong Li 2 Philippe Sciau 3 Apurva Mehta 4 Benjamin Kocar 4 Samuel Webb 4 Kai Chen 5 Martin Kunz 6 Nobumichi Tamura 6 Zhi Liu 6

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland2Chinese Academy of Sciences Shanghai China3CEMES-CNRS Toulouse France4Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource Menlo Park USA5Xi'an Jiaotong University Xi'an China6Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. Berkeley USA

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3:00 AM - *PP7.02
Distinguishing Handmade and Wheel Thrown Pottery Using X-Ray Diffraction

Lesley Frame 1 Sarah Doherty 2 Ian C. Freestone 2

1University of Arizona New Haven USA2Cardiff University Cardiff United Kingdom

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3:30 AM -
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4:00 AM - *PP7.03
Quantitative Porosity Studies of Archaeological Ceramics by Petrographic Image Analysis

Chandra L. Reedy 1 Jenifer Anderson 1

1University of Delaware Newark USA

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PP8: Architectural Conservation and Underlying Technologies
Session Chairs
Jose Luis Ruvalcaba Sil
Wednesday PM, December 04, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

4:30 AM - *PP8.01
Properties and Characterization of Building Materials from the Laosicheng Ruins in Southern China

Ya Xiao 1 2 Ning Wang 2 Haibin Gu 1 Weimin Guo 1 Feng Gao 2 3 Ning Niu 4 Shaojun Liu 2

1Cultural Relics and Archaeology Institute of Hunan Province Changsha China2Central South University Changsha China3Chinese Academy of Cultural Heritage Beijing China4Henan Research Institute of Ancient Architecture Protection Zhengzhou China

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5:00 AM - PP8.02
Plaster Technology of the Great Standing Buddhas of Bamiyan, Afghanistan

Pamela B Vandiver 1

1University of Arizona Tucson USA

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5:15 AM - PP8.03
Unraveling the Nucleus of The Gran Piramide from Cholula, Puebla: A Composition and Microstructural Analysis of Its Adobes

Nora Ariadna Perez Castellanos 1 Lauro Bucio Galindo 1 Enrique Lima Munoz 2 Carlos Cedillo Ortega 3 Dulce Maria Grimaldi 4

1Instituto de Fisica, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico, DF Mexico2Instituto de Investigaciones en Materiales, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico Mexico, DF Mexico3Zona Arqueologica de Cholula, Centro INAH Puebla, Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia Puebla Mexico4Coordinacion Nacional de Conservacion del Patrimonio Cultural, Instituto Nacional de Antropologia e Historia Mexico, DF Mexico

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5:30 AM - PP8.04
Nucleation, Growth and Acid Resistance of Hydroxyapatite Films on Calcite Substrates

Sonia Naidu 1 Jeremy M. Blair 1 George W Scherer 2

1Princeton University Princeton USA2Princeton University Princeton USA

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5:45 AM - PP8.05
New Techniques in Limestone Consolidation: Hydroxyapatite-Based Consolidant and the Acceleration of Hydrolysis of Silicate-Based Consolidants

Sonia Naidu 1 Chun Liu 2 George W Scherer 3

1Princeton University Princeton USA2Princeton University Princeton USA3Princeton University Princeton USA

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PP6: Technology and Preservation of Ceramics and Glasses
Session Chairs
Lesley Frame
Catherine Dejoie
Wednesday AM, December 04, 2013
Hynes, Level 3, Room 301

9:30 AM - *PP6.01
Ancient Chinese Glaze--Composition,Microstructure, Color and Feel

Weidong Li 1 2 Xiaohan Liu 3

1Shanghai Institute of Ceramics,Chinese Academy of Sciences Shanghai China2Key Scientific Research Base of Ancient Ceramics, State Administration for Cultural Heritage Shanghai China3Fudan University Shanghai China

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10:00 AM - *PP6.02
Ceramics at the Emergence of the Silk Road: A Case from Southeastern Kazakhstan

MaryFran Heinsch 1

1University of Chicago Chicago USA

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10:30 AM - *PP6.03
Technological Behavior in the Southwest: Pueblo I Lead Glaze Paints from the Upper San Juan Region

Brunella Santarelli 1 David Killick 2 Sheila Goff 3

1University of Arizona Tucson USA2University of Arizona Tucson USA3History Colorado Denver USA

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - PP6.04
The Technological Development of Decorated Corinthian Pottery, 8th to 4th Centuries B.C.E.

Jay Stephens 1 Pamela B Vandiver 1

1University of Arizona Tucson USA

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11:45 AM - PP6.05
The 4000 to 6000 Year-Old Mesopotamian Tradition of Composite Ceramic Tool Manufacture at Nippur, Iraq

Pamela B Vandiver 1 Brendan Tobin 1 Leah Hearlihy 1 Rita Weinsettle 1 McGuire Gibson 2

1University of Arizona Tucson USA2University of Chicago Chicago USA

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12:00 PM - *PP6.06
Technology of Egyptian Core-Glass Vessels

Blythe McCarthy 1 Pamela Vandiver 2 Laure Dussubieux 3 Alexander Nagel 1

1Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. USA2University of Arizona Tucson USA3Field Museum of Natural History Chicago USA

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12:30 PM - *PP6.07
Role of the Alteration Layer on the Degradation Kinetics of Medieval Stained Glasses in Atmospheric Medium

Aurelie Verney-Carron 1 Tiziana Lombardo 1 Anne Michelin 1 Mandana Saheb 1 Lucile Gentaz 1 Claudine Loisel 2

1LISA Cramp;#233;teil France2LRMH Champs-sur-Marne France

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