Núm. 6 (2022): MetalEspaña 2020/2021. III Congreso de Conservación y Restauración del Patrimonio Metálico

Electrochemical techniques for dating metallic heritage

Publicado mayo 11, 2023

Palabras clave:

electroquímica, patrimonio metálico, datación
Cómo citar
Doménech-Carbó, A. (2023). Electrochemical techniques for dating metallic heritage. Anejos a Cuadernos De Prehistoria Y Arqueología, (6). https://doi.org/10.15366/ane2022.6.001


In the last years a series of electrochemical methods aimed to date metal artifacts have been devised.
These are based on the voltammetry of immobilized particles methodology, a solid state electrochemical technique that permits the use of samples from the metal patina of few nanograms. The state of the art is revised summarizing the dating methods proposed for lead, copper/bronze, leaded bronze and gold.


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