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The quern and millstone quarries of Bibracte and Autun: The case of Saint-Andeux (Côte-d’Or, Burgondy, France)

Luc Jaccottey; Virginie Farget; Gilles Fronteau; Sylvain Beuchot; François Boyer; Coralie Cherot;
Open Access English
  • Published: 21 Sep 2020
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
Abstract
Anderson, T.J., Alonso, N. (eds), Tilting at Mills: The Archaeology and Geology of Mills and Milling. Revista d’Arqueologia de Ponent. Número Extra 4, 2019. ISBN: 9788491440291 The millstone research carried out at the oppidum of Bibracte has recently been bolstered by finds deriving from preventive archaeology carried out at the Roman city of Autun. A new phase of this research has focused on the quern and millstone quarries supplying the two centres. Among the quarries is the vast vaugnerite outcrop of Bois de Joux at Saint-Andeux (Côte-d’Or). Field surveys identified two sectors producing mostly rotary querns dating to the Late Iron Age and Antiquity. Examini...
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free text keywords: querns, millstones, roughouts, production, quarries, Saint-Andeux, Bibracte, Autun, operational sequence, [SDU.STU.PE]Sciences of the Universe [physics]/Earth Sciences/Petrography, [SHS.ARCHEO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Archaeology and Prehistory, Querns, Millstones, Roughouts, Production, Quarries, Saint-Andeux, Bibracte, Autun, Operational sequence, Millstone, Art, media_common.quotation_subject, media_common, Archaeology, SAINT
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