University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Peter Peregrine

Geomagnetic Mapping at Tell es-Sweyhat

By: Peter Peregrine

The premise of the archaeological use of geomagnetic is that archaeological deposits can be recognized as disruptions of the otherwise uniform magnetic character of most soils. To recognize these disruptions one measures the earth’s magnetic field across a given area and creates a map of it. One can map the magnetic field of a given […]