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Shipwreck reveals ancient market for knock-off consumer goods

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Shipwreck reveals ancient market for knock-off consumer goods

By agreement with the Indonesian government, half the Java Sea Wreck artifacts reside in Indonesia, and half were donated to the Field Museum in 1999.

When they analyzed the chemical signature of some of the ceramics from the kiln complexes, they found that each site has its own signature, a combination of the chemical makeup of the local clay and the specific recipes potters used to make their pastes and glazes. Ceramic glazes from Jingdezhen tend to contain more iron and less thorium than others, while imitations from Dehua have more zinc and thorium and less iron.

Xu and his colleagues scanned 60 ceramic fragments from the wreck, and their chemical signatures clearly fell into four separate groups, each of which matched one of the four kiln complexes. It turns out that the ship destined to become the Java Sea Wreck had ...

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