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Author Rodríguez-Rellán, Carlos

Title A Taste for Green A Global Perspective on Ancient Jade, Turquoise and Variscite Exchange
Published Havertown : Oxbow Books, Limited, 2020


Description 1 online resource (193 p.)
Contents Cover -- Book Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of contributors -- Foreword -- 1: Production marks on turquoise objects and lapidary technology at Chaco Canyon (New Mexico, USA): an experimental archaeology approach -- 2: The green stone as a reason for the colonization of the Bolaños Canyon in western Mexico -- 3: Green stone industry in central Jalisco, Mexico -- 4: Green beads during the Late Prehistory in the northeast Iberian Peninsula: social dynamics in a production and consumption context -- 5: From the green belt: an appraisal on the circulation of Western Iberian variscite
6: Fifty shades of green: the irresistible attraction, use and significance of jadeitite and other green Alpine rock types in Neolithic Europe -- 7: Spaces and signs for the transfer of jade and callaïs in the Neolithic of Western Europe -- 8: Axes from the sky Richard -- 9: The finest green: the Iron Age prase quartz monocrystal from the Palacio III megalithic complex (Seville, Spain)
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject Antiquities.
Excavations (Archaeology)
Jade -- History
Excavations (Archaeology)
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Nelson, Ben A
Fábregas Valcarce, Ramón
ISBN 9781789252750