Archaeological skeleton restoration

Archaeological skeleton restoration

C003/3322 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.9MB

Downloadable file size: 2.0MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: PATRICK LANDMANN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Archaeological skeleton restoration. Restorer cleaning the skull of a 2000-year-old Gallic skeleton. This skeleton was found on the banks of the river Doubs, close to the city of Besancon, France. The body was covered by small wooden boards that have collapsed over time and adhered to the bones. To protect the relic from degradation, it has been soaked in a water-soluble resin, and dried by lyophilization to solidify it. Photographed in France.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: adult, ancient, anthropological, anthropologist, anthropology, antiquity, archaeological, archaeologist, archaeology, archeology, artifact, besancon, bone, bones, caucasian, classical, europe, european, excavated, france, french, gallic, gaul, historical, history, human, lab, laboratory, lyophilization, male, man, object, old, people, person, plank, planks, preservation, preserved, preserving, research, researcher, researching, resin, restoration, restored, restoring, roman france, scientist, skeleton, skull, studying, white, wood, wooden

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.