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 014: Underwater Archaeology. Explore Underwater Pompeii (Baia Underwater Park, Naples Bay – Italy) & Discover Amphora & Shipwrecks in the Underwater Port of Sanitja. (Menorca – Spain)

What you will learn ?

In the Fieldwork

  • Students digging in SaniseraHow to survey and which archaeological techniques are used.

  • Use and handling of the tools that are used during the survey process.

  • Recording data obtained during the survey.

  • Study submerged archaeological remains in Baia Underwater Park

  • Practice in the recognition of archaeological materials and Roman finds from the II century B. C. to VI A. D. in the Underwater Port of Sanitja.

  • Practice in the recognition of roman structures, mosaics, sculptures, amphoras and Roman pottery in the Baia Underwater Park.


In the Laboratory

  • StatueRecording data obtained during the survey -diary and systematic methodology sheets-.

  • Study and typological classification of archaeological Roman objects discovered during the underwater survey.

  • Relative dating based on the classification of the archaeological objects discovered during the survey.

 

Theory

  • Underwater Archaeological background of Sanisera.

  • Ancient trade in Sanisera and the Western Mediterranean Sea.

  • Ancient navigation.

  • Modern sail merchant ships (centuries 16th - 20th).

  • History, archaeology, economy and culture of the Roman civilization.

  • Introduction to the History of the Sanisera Site.

  • Minorcan archaeology before the Roman conquest of the Balearic Islands.

 



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