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Pre-colombian figurines (short-length version)

Reference

2817

Duration

00:03:00

Production year

2011

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16/9
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Director(s)

Hervé COLOMBANI

Summary

Three votive gold figurines from the Muisca culture of Columbia are studied and analyzed :
an initial observation with a binocular magnifier, a scanning electron microscope analysis, the use of a particle accelerator and an X-ray radiography.

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