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Water reservoir at the silver washing                  
plant near the silver mines of Lavrion.                
The precious metals sank and were                      
retained in the cups.
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Water reservoir at the silver washing plant near the silver mi...

Water reservoir at the silver washing                  
plant near the silver mines of Lavrion.                
Washing platform. The precious metals                  
sank and were retained in the cups.
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Water reservoir at the silver washing plant near the silver mi...

Water reservoir at the silver washing                  
plant near the silver mines of Lavrion.                
Storage receptacles. The precious metals               
sank and were retained in the cups.
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Water reservoir at the silver washing plant near the silver mi...

Slag left over after the refining                      
of the silver ore. Ancient silver                      
mines on Siphnos.
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Slag left over after the refining of the silver ore. Ancie...

Silver ore found at the ancient                        
silver mines of Siphnos.
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Silver ore found at the ancient silver mines of Siphnos.

Silver ore found at the ancient                        
silver mines of Siphnos.
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Silver ore found at the ancient silver mines of Siphnos.

Pure silver produced at the                            
ancient silver mines of Siphnos.
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Pure silver produced at the ancient silver mines of...

X-ray fluorescence test in                             
analysing Greek silver slag                            
for lead, copper, and silver.
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X-ray fluorescence test in analysing Greek silver s...

Radiochemical neutron activating                       
analysis. Coins were analysed to                       
determine the geographic origin                        
of the silver ore.
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Radiochemical neutron activating analysis. Coins were ana...

Lead clamps to hold blocks together (middle 2nd CE).   
Temple of Zeus, Euromos, Turkey.
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Lead clamps to hold blocks together (middle 2nd CE). Temple of Zeus, Euromos,...

A spinning wheel is found in most houses in central    
and eastern Bhutan where weaving is an important       
economic activity.                                     
H: 41 cm, L:41,5 cm
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A spinning wheel is found in most houses in central and eastern Bhutan where...

Sixteen years after the Cultural Revolution and its    
destruction of religious sites and works of art,       
rebuilding has begun in many monasteries and in Potala Palace. Here, singing workers pound the gravel floor of a hall.
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Sixteen years after the Cultural Revolution and its destruction of religiou...