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By Anne Haour, K. Manning, N. Arazi, O. Gosselain

African Pottery Roulettes prior and Present considers ethnographic, museological and archaeological techniques to pottery-decorating instruments known as roulettes, or brief lengths of fibre or wooden which are rolled over the outside of a vessel for adornment.

This ebook units out, for the 1st time, a pretty good typology for the category of African pottery adorned with such instruments, and forges a consensus on universal technique and criteria. It supplies an summary of background of study into roulette ornament in Africa and in different places - Jomon Japan, Neolithic Europe, Siberia, and manhattan between others; outlines the modern distribution of roulette utilization in sub-Saharan African this present day, a 'success tale' from Senegal to Tanzania; and proposes methodologies for the id of chosen roulette ornament forms within the archaeological list.

via attaining standardisation in pottery research, this publication will support researchers make significant comparisons among various websites of West Africa, and therefore advisor additional examine at the West African earlier. As roulette ornament has been any such worldwide phenomenon some time past, the e-book may also be of curiosity to all researchers with an curiosity in ceramics from diversified components of the area. Bilingual variation: English and French.

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