COTES: Casting on Timeworned European Sharpening-Stones

2019 - 2019 Financiado con 6.500€ por Ministerio de Defensa de España


The main objective of this research will be to determine the specific places of the quarries of ancient whetstones and implement the possible lines of work derived from this topic: physical qualities, exploitation systems and techniques and the environmental, political, economic and even ideological consequences of control of such raw materials at local, regional and levels in Roman Age. In the same way, integrate this knowledge in the Europe of the 21st century.