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Identification and Creation
Object Number
X-radiograph(s) of "Ovoid Jar with Two Handles and Geometric Decor"
Work Type
photograph, x-radiograph
January 22, 2016
Persistent Link
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Straus Center for Conservation and Technical Studies, Alan Burroughs Collection of X-Radiographs
Object Number
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X-radiograph Operators present: Elizabeth LaDuc

Duration of radiography session: approx. 1.5 hours

Material Description: unglazed ceramic

Sample for TL? no

Radiation source- Comet tube

Exposure settings-
80 kV 5 mA 510 seconds 145 cm focal distance (front view)

Total number of exposures: 1

Filtration used: none

Screens used: 0.010 lead behind plate

Set up/sequencing notes: object upright, with plate taped to wall

Scanning notes: laser power high, 16-bit linear, PMT 10

Image manipulation notes: levels and sharpness adjusted in Photoshop, saved as .tiff

Other notes: Partial view of front
Subjects and Contexts

Alan Burroughs Collection of X-Radiographs

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