Geophysical prospecting methods used in archaeology, late 20th century.

Made:
1978 in United Kingdom

Model, 3' x 3' showing magnetic and resistivity surveys being carried out at the archaeological site of Stenness

In archaeology, magnetic resistivity surveys can be used to detect structures buried under the earth. This model shows the site of Stenness in the Orkneys, Scotland, where measurements were made in a regular grid pattern.

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Category:
Geophysics
Object Number:
1978-9
type:
magnetic resistivity surveying models
credit:
Duffy, L.

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