University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Kimberly E. Leaman

Serendipity: Secrets of the Mudballs

Research Notes

By: Naomi F. Miller and Kimberly E. Leaman and Julie Unruh

A surprising amount of archaeological discovery consists simply of connecting the disparate bits of information that an average archaeologist holds in her mind. Such a connection occurred recently at the Museum’s research project in Gordion, Turkey, leading us to a new insight into ancient textile production. In June 2006 we began testing a new approach […]