Troalen, Lore, Cox, Darren, Skinner, Theo, Ramsey, Andrew and Bate, David (2010) Three dimensional Computed Tomography X-radiographic investigation of a 17th Century watch from the wreck of the Swan. International Journal of Nautical Archaeology, 39 (1). pp. 165-171.Full text not available from this repository.
The objects recovered from the Swan have already been the subject of a number of publications. The aim of this article is to provide an in-depth study of the pocket-watch, using Three Dimensional Computed Tomography (3D-CT) X-ray scanning. The structural information that survived exceeded expectations and made a virtual reconstruction of the mechanism possible. The very high resolution provided by the scan enabled the engraving of the maker's name to be visualised and confirmed the date of the watch.
|Additional Information:||Published online 28 September 2009|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Swan, Duart Point, 17th century, Pocket-watch, Three Dimensional Computed Tomography scan|
|Subjects:||A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)|
|Theme:||Material culture: creation and use|
|Depositing User:||Mark Glancy|
|Date Deposited:||30 Mar 2010 15:57|
|Last Modified:||04 Feb 2016 11:52|
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