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Appendix: The Interactive 2D+ Images of the Brussels Sasanian Coins

Hameeuw, Hendrik;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: Paris
  • Country: Belgium
The representations of the Sasanian coins published in “Une collection de monnaies sassanides de billon, de cuivre et de plomb” by Rika Gyselen & Malek Iradj Mochiri are all based on images made with the so-called Portable Light Dome (PLD) system (Willems et al. 2005; Hameeuw & Willems 2011; Hameeuw 2011), a multi-light/directional reflectance technique. With this method both sides of each coin have been imaged, A. to facilitate their study, B. to digitally safeguard them for curatorial purposes and C. to allow researchers to publish adequately those visualisations of the coin’s surface they selected in support to their study and findings. Figure 1 demon...
free text keywords: coins, scientific imaging, Sasanian
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