June 28, 2009

Analysing the pigmentation of the Parthenon Marbles

Posted at 12:52 pm in British Museum, Elgin Marbles, Greece Archaeology

Following on from the news that traces of original paint have been detected on the surface of the Elgin Marbles in the British Museum, Decoding the Heavens has written about the scientific basis behind this story in more detail.

Read the article here, along with a followup to something hinted at in the first article here.

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