Unformatted text preview: Organic materials are well preserved underwater • Used yellow arsenic for coloring in pigment in ancient Egypt about that type • Found pollen; will do pollen analysis Discovered tin, copper, gold from Bronze Age • First discovery of tin this early on Found pottery of different nationalities in the shipwreck Resin in anfers = murr and frankensense Glass is chemically identical to mycenian glass and Egyptian glass Bronze disks in Cyprus and Syria • Finger cymbals (identified due to research) Further research conducted in other museums and with other archaeologists/historians • Comparisons to other artifacts supports the idea that the origin of the ship was Kenonite (sp?!) Ask sponge divers to help find shipwrecks...
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- Fall '11
- Ancient Egypt, 14th century sketches