Glass beads from medieval sites suggest more complex trade networks


Impression: Beads analyzed in this study
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Credit rating: Miriam Truffa Giachet & Nicolas Spuhler

Write-up Title: “Compositional and provenance examine of glass beads from archaeological web pages in Mali and Senegal at the time of the first Sahelian states”

Funding: This analyze has benefitted from funding by the Swiss National Science Basis (grant no 101211_163022 for E.H.) the Swiss-Liechtenstein Foundation for archaeological analysis overseas – SLSA (grant for E.H. and A.M.), and the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Geneva (grant for E.H.). The funders had no part in analyze style, facts selection and investigation, conclusion to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.

Competing Interests: The authors have declared that no competing interests exist

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