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Properties of Roman bricks and mortars used in Serapis temple in the city of Pergamon
Serapis temple, which was constructed in the Roman period in the city of Pergamon (Bergama/Turkey), is one of the most important monuments of the world heritage. In this study, the characteristics of bricks and mortars ...
Weathering of andesite monuments in archaeological sites
(Elsevier Masson, 2013-06)
Archaeological sites, which are the integral parts of cultural heritage, have to be conserved as a whole to have a variety of information about past societies. In this study, the weathering problems of unburied and newly ...
Characteristics of bricks used in the domes of some historic bath buildings
In this study, characteristics of bricks used in the domes of some historic bath buildings dated to 15th century in Izmir were determined in order to indicate the properties of repair bricks that will be used in the ...
Conservation-aimed evaluation of a historical aqueduct in Izmir
(American Society of Civil Engineers, 2019-06)
The seventeenth century was the era in which Izmir became an international commercial center in the eastern Mediterranean. The vizier of the era, Koprulu Fazil Ahmet Pasa, noticed the scarcity of potable water in relation ...
Impact of transparency in the design of protective structures for conservation of archaeological remains
Protective structures are advantageous to extend the life of exposed remains and to display objects of cultural significance. A considerable number of shelters and enclosures have been constructed of transparent materials ...