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Journal of Archaeology
Volume 2014 (2014), Article ID 312981, 7 pages
Research Article

Analysis of the Quintilii’s Villa Bronzes by Spectroscopy Techniques

1Physics Department, University of Calabria, Rende, 87036 Cosenza, Italy
2DiBEST, University of Calabria, Rende, 87036 Cosenza, Italy
3Archaeological Site of Villa dei Quintili, 00178 Rome, Italy

Received 27 June 2013; Revised 12 January 2014; Accepted 14 January 2014; Published 26 February 2014

Academic Editor: Ravi Korisettar

Copyright © 2014 Fabio Stranges et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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