• archaeolojists anti their methods excavation and understanding of life in pompeii and herculaneum • describe and assess different methods used by. Assess the changing methods and contributions of nineteenth and twentieth century archaeologists to our understanding of pompeii and herculaneum 612 words jul 11th, 2012 3 pages over the past centuries, since its discovery in 1749, many archaeologists have contributed to our understanding of pompeii and herculaneum. Pompeii, herculaneum and associated sites were declared a world heritage site by unesco, the united nations educational, scientific and cultural organization 2010: the national archaeological museum of naples opened a new wing, dedicated to the display of paintings from the vesuvian sites. Core 31 changing methods and contributions of nineteenth and twentieth century archaeologists to our understanding of pompeii and herculaneum evaluate the contributions of two archaeologists to the archaeological methods used in pompeii and/or herculaneum. The digs began at herculaneum in 1738, and continued using the technique of underground tunnels and exploratory and ventilation shafts until 1828, when the open-air digs were authorized, and carried out until 1875.
Pompeii was an important city and trade center, while herculaneum was a small resort town without the large public buildings (forum, amphitheater, theaters, gym) found in pompeii however, herculaneum is in a much better state of preservation due to the deep layer of ash and dust that covered the site, filling the buildings without damaging them. The pompeii sustainable preservation project works in a very prominent area next to the entrance of the ancient town of pompeii: the necropolis of the nocera gate (porta nocera) the 60 funeral monuments of the necropolis await visitors when entering the famous archeological site from the modern-day town of pompeii. Pompeii and herculaneum hsc notes for later save architecture and religion in pompeii and and herculaneum the greek language was a changing methods and. 3 investigating, reconstructing and preserving the past 31 changing methods and contributions of nineteenth and twentieth century archaeologists to our understanding of pompeii and herculaneum.
However, that would soon change as the experiences at pompeii and herculaneum instigated archaeological studies the early excavations by alcubierre were done with little thinking of the historical content he had just unearthed. Changing methods and contributions of 19th and 20th century archaeologists (extended work: evaluate the roles and methods of the archaeologists who have worked at pompeii), changing interpretations - the impact of new research and technologies, issues of conservation and reconstruction (consider. Pompeii and its neighbour herculaneum are among the oldest archaeological sites in the world, but today they risk destruction by exposure to the elements, tourist traffic, and time. Of pompeii and herculaneum are now impossible tasks due to half hearted previous attempts and tampering ,new methods are making it easier for archaeologists to reconstruct what happened the value of reconstructions as outlined in source 5 are great but cannot sacrifice the truth.
The discovery and excavation of pompeii & herculaneum archaeologist methods of excavation results & discoveries the discovery and excavation of pompeii and. This influences our judgement of these people, changing from lack of hygiene and/or medical knowledge to invisible problems in the basic stages of pompeii's and herculaneum's infrastructure tourism is a catch 22 when it comes to the preservation of sites. Since the mid-19th century, pompeii and herculaneum have come to life under the leadership of such archaeologists, as they have challenged past methods, with advanced technologies in order to adapt to the changing interpretations of the modern era.
•changing methods and contributions of about how the people of pompeii and herculaneum died, how many people died and what age groups were involved. Changing methods of 19th and 20th century archaeologists and their contribution to our understanding of pompeii and herculaneum : changing methods of 19th and 20th. Pompeii and herculaneum work of 19th and 20th century archaeologists at pompeii and herculaneum through archaeology and the changing methods of both 19th and.