Chapter 7 : The Removal, Reconstruction And Conservation Of The Gua Gunung Runtuh Skeleton: A Practical Guide.

Chia, Stephen, Ming Soon and Sam, Teng Wah (1994) Chapter 7 : The Removal, Reconstruction And Conservation Of The Gua Gunung Runtuh Skeleton: A Practical Guide. In: The Excavation Of Gua Gunung Runtuh And The Discovery Of The Perak Man In Malaysia. Department of Museums And Antiquity Malaysia, pp. 97-112.

[img]
Preview
PDF
Download (9Mb) | Preview

    Abstract

    Bone consists of collagen, a proteinous (organic) substance, and a mineral, principally a form of calcium phosphate, called apatite, together with water. The bones in a body have different functions and this difference is reflected in the degree of mineralisation.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: C Auxiliary Sciences of History > CC Archaeology > CC1-960 Archaeology
    Divisions: Pusat Penyelidikan Arkeologi Malaysia (Centre for Archaeological Research Malaysia )
    Depositing User: ARKM Al Rashid Automasi
    Date Deposited: 21 Jan 2009 21:18
    Last Modified: 13 Jul 2013 11:44
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/7743

    Actions (login required)

    View Item
    Share