University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: William Schauffler

Archaeological Survey and Excavation of Ban Chiang Culture Sites in Northeast Thailand

By: William Schauffler

Human bones, bleached white by the sun or stained black by the soil are scattered about. Large painted pots with strikingly well executed designs and heavy, fused masses of bronze bracelets encircling the wearer’s arm bones are offered for sale. These¬†are some of the unfortunate by-products¬†of the archaeological research in Northeast Thailand that has revolutionized […]