Ethnoarchéologie au Mali. Réduction de minerai de fer


In Mali, in the cliffs inhabited by the Dogon, a cameraman and an ethnoarchaeologist attend an iron ore metallurgical reduction. This filmed experience is a unique technological evidence of the millennium technology , today completely disappeared.






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Expérimentation Novéant-sur-Moselle (France)


Here is a major investigation that led pupils on iron ore and on the ancient tradition to get iron metal.They realized, an experimental iron ore reduction of ore in a furnace they built themselves.






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