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

African Pottery Roulettes previous and current considers ethnographic, museological and archaeological techniques to pottery-decorating instruments referred to as roulettes, that's to claim, brief lengths of fibre or wooden which are rolled over the outside of a vessel for adornment. This e-book units out, for the 1st time, a high-quality typology for the class of African pottery adorned with such instruments, and forges a consensus on universal technique and criteria. It supplies an summary of heritage of analysis into roulette ornament in Africa and in other places Jomon Japan, Neolithic Europe, Siberia, and manhattan between others; outlines the modern distribution of roulette utilization in sub-Saharan African at the present time, a 'success tale' from Senegal to Tanzania; and proposes methodologies for the id of chosen roulette ornament varieties within the archaeological checklist. through reaching standardisation in pottery research, this ebook may also help researchers make significant comparisons among varied websites of West Africa, and therefore advisor extra learn at the West African previous. As roulette ornament has been this sort of international phenomenon long ago, the e-book can be of curiosity to all researchers with an curiosity in ceramics from diversified elements of the world.

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