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Petrological and Mineralogical Characteristics and Firing Temperature of Pottery in the 5-6th Century from Changnyeong, Gyeongsangnamdo
경상남도 창녕에서 출토된 5-6세기 토기의 암석광물학적 특성 연구 및 소성온도 추정
- Woo, Hyeon Dong (Korea Institute of Nuclear Safety) ;
- Kim, Ok Soon (Gyeongsangbukdo Institute of Cultural Properties) ;
- Jang, Yun Deuk (Department of Geology, Kyungpook National University)
- Received : 2014.03.05
- Accepted : 2014.06.16
- Published : 2014.06.30
This study is conducted to investigate mineralogical characteristics and estimate firing temperature and condition of earthenwares in the 5-6th Century which are found at ancient tombs in Gyo-dong, Gyo-ri, Changnyeong-eup, Changnyeong-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do, TKorea by applying petrological methods. For this study, mineralogical analysis, microtexture observation and chemical analysis were conducted. According to observations using a polarization microscope, the potshreds are mainly composed of quartz and feldspar and consist of some felsic volcanics, tempers, opaques and mullite, hematite and spinel were found under XRD and FTIR analysis. The flow pastes are observed in many potshreds, and it indicate that this textures made by the mixing process or the pottery made from the mixture of 2 sorts of clays at least. They dose not show the features of the potshreds firing under temperature of
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