Michael Fuller

XRF analysis 371 = Zirconium = 0.792% +/- 0.191, Lead = 0.272% +/- 0.067, Zinc = 0.407% +/- 0.107, Copper = 0.199% +/- 0.089, Iron = 26.230% +/- 4.013, Manganese = 0.722% +/- 0.191, Titanium = 2.699% +/- 0.631, Molybdenum = 0.259% +/- 0.102, Aluminum = 10.739% +/- 1.229, and Silica = 57.558% +/- 3.0986

Handle to a jug - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 190 = 

Frying pan with red glaze - Crusader.

pXRF analysis 196 = 

pXRF analysis 197 = 

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Neck of a bottle/carafe pottery vessel - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 188 = 

Creased handle - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 192 = 

Grayware collared rimsherd. Possibly Crusader.

pXRF analysis 363 = 

pXRF analysis 368 = 

Creased handle - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 191 = 

Cream white glaze (lead) rimsherd - most likely Crusader.

pXRF analysis 364 (Glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 367 (Glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 365 (Core) = 

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Rim sherd of a white glazed bowl - mostly likely Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 220 (Glaze)

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Body sherd with stamped and applied decoration - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 221 = 

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Abbasid white ware body sherd - a carinated shoulder.

pXRF analysis 259 = Barium = 660.10 ppm +/- 60.60, Antimony = 38.54 ppm +/- 15.54, Strontium = 37.14 ppm +/- 12.51 ppm, Cadmium = 25.67 ppm +/- 11.73, Silver = 21.84 ppm +/- 8.32, Zirconium = 428.92 ppm +/- 16.76, Strontium = 620.93 ppm +/- 12.33, Rhodium = 19.76 ppm +/- 620.93 ppm +/- 12.33, Rhodium = 19.76 ppm +/- 3.17, Lead = 97.49 ppm +/- 12.09, Arsenic = 73.57 ppm +/- 10.75, Mercury = 9.57 ppm +/- 5.71, Zinc = 238.61 ppm +/- 18.75, Copper = 133.78 ppm +/- 22.79, Cobalt = 151.64 ppm +/- 82.79, Iron = 26933.61 ppm +/- 336.33, Manganese = 725.34 +/- 80.72, and Titanium = 2658.51 ppm +/- 1243.69.0





Body sherd with stamped and applied decoration - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 186 = 

Gray rimsherd "A" most likely Umayyad.

pXRF analysis 362 = Barium = 835.46 ppm +/- 61.64, Antimony = 77.45 ppm +/- 15.96, Strontium = 51.72 ppm +/- 12.70, Cadmium = 36.36 ppm +/- 11.86, Silver = 24.81 ppm +/- 8.38, Zirconium = 441.00 ppm +/- 15.90, Strontium = 248.31 +/- 8.09, Rubidium = 98.36 ppm +/- 5.39, Lead = 190.01 ppm +/- 15.16, Arsenic = 35.75 ppm +/- 11.84, Zinc = 140.21 +/- 15.02, Copper = 54.03 ppm +/- 19.48, Cobalt = 185.71 ppm +/- 99.07, Iron = 39352.62 ppm +/- 404.90, Manganese = 255.54 ppm +/- 63.21, Chromium = 276.13 ppm +/- 131.45, and Titanium = 15910.78 ppm +/- 1593.01

Gray ware vessel with combed neck. Most likely Umayyad or Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 360 = Strontium = 7.88 ppm +/- 1.50, Lead = 575.52 ppm +/- 12.15, Arsenic = 88.08 ppm +/- 9.56, Zinc = 20.06 ppm +/- 3.67, Iron = 51.12 ppm +/- 14.58, Chromium = 96.04 ppm +/- 32.34 ppm +/- and Titanium = 12519.24 ppm +/- 283.72

pXRF analysis 370 = Zirconium = 0.589% +/- 0.100, Iron = 18.972% +/- 2.070, Manganese = 0.436% +/- 0.111, Titanium == 2.042% +/- 0.485, Molybdenum = 0.319% +/- 0.072, Niobium = 0.228% +/- 0.052, Bismuth = 0.032 +/- 0.015, Aluminum = 12.717% +/- 1.324, and Silica = 64.453% +/- 2.937


Base of a glaze ware bowl, possibly Raqqa lusterware - Fatimid or Crusader period.

pXRF analysis 228 (Glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 229 (Paste) = 

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Gray ware rimsherd - Umayyad.

pXRF analysis 193 = 

Handle with turban  to a jug - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 189 = 

Light blue glazed body sherd - Crusader

pXRF analysis 230 (Glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 231 (core) = 

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Gray ware sherd decorated with combed decoration; thick body. Most likely Umayyad.

pXRF analysis 372 = Zirconium = 0.792% +/- 0.191, Lead = 0.272 +/- 0.067, Zinc = 0.407% +/- 0.107, Copper = 0.199% +/- 0.089, Iron = 26.320% +/- 4.013, Manganese = 0.722% +/- 0.191, Titanium = 2.699% +/- 0.631, Molybdenum = 0.259% +/- 0.102, Aluminum = 10.739% +/- 1.229, and Silica = 57.558% +/- 3.986.
pXRF analysis 358 = Barium = 671.07 ppm +/- 66.47, Antimony = 55.99 ppm +/- 17.24, Tin = 31.23 ppm +/- 13.64, Cadmium = 21.52 ppm +/- 12.77, Silver = 17.63 ppm +/- 9.04, Palladium = 11.86 ppm +/- 6.89, Zirconium = 169.15 ppm +/- 13.83, Strontium = 146.35 ppm +/- 7.12, Rhodium = 84.00 ppm +/- 5.54, Lead = 123.50 ppm +/- 14.20, Arsenic = 45.47 ppm +/- 11.61, Zinc = 110.23 ppm +/- 15.04, Copper = 145.47 ppm +/- 24.76, Nickel = 65.22 +/- 39.03, Iron = 35122.31 ppm +/- 422.96, Manganese = 372.72 ppm +/- 73.73, and Titanium = 4175.23 ppm +/- 1413.69.

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Caesarea Pottery Analysis with pXRF

Rim of a splash glaze bowl - Abbasid or Fatimid. 

pXRF analysis 224 (Green glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 225 (Brown glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 226 (White background glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 227 (Paste) = 

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Red glazed frying pan body sherd - Crusader.

pXRF analysis 222 (Glaze) = 

pXRF analysis 223 (paste) = 

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Body sherd with stamped decoration - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 212 = 

pXRF analysis 213 = 

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Frying pan with red glaze - Crusader.

pXRF analysis 194 = 

pXRF analysis 195 = 

Body sherd with combed decoration - Late Byzantine or Umayyad

pXRF analysis 216 (ext) = 

pXRF analysis 217 (paste) = 

Body sherd with stamped and trailed decoration - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 218 = 

pXRF analysis 219 = 


pXRF analysis 369 = Zirconium = 0.417 % +- 0.042, Lead = 0.241% +/- 0.028, Zinc = 0.182% +/- 0.029, Iron = 24.937% +/- 1.450, Manganese = 0.198% +/- 0.064, Titanium = 3.996% +/- 0.363, Bismuth = 0.045% +/- 0.014, Aluminum = 15.456% +/- 0.754, and Silica = 54.149% +/- 1.362

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Body sherd with applied decoration - Abbasid.

pXRF analysis 187 =