January 18, 2021

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Glass beads from medieval sites suggest more complex trade networks

Image: Beads analyzed in this study see more  Credit history: Miriam Truffa Giachet & Nicolas Spuhler...

Image: Beads analyzed in this study
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Credit history: Miriam Truffa Giachet & Nicolas Spuhler

Write-up Title: “Compositional and provenance research of glass beads from archaeological web pages in Mali and Senegal at the time of the initial Sahelian states”

Funding: This study has benefitted from funding by the Swiss Nationwide Science Foundation (grant no 101211_163022 for E.H.) the Swiss-Liechtenstein Basis for archaeological study overseas – SLSA (grant for E.H. and A.M.), and the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Geneva (grant for E.H.). The funders had no purpose in examine structure, information collection and analysis, conclusion to publish, or preparing of the manuscript.

Competing Pursuits: The authors have declared that no competing passions exist

Report URL: https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0242027&#13

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