PIG: Pigmentothèque

About PIG

The 'Pigmentotheque' is a database of natural ferruginous minerals, which could be used as coloring matter in rock art. Geological prospections combined with physicochemical characterization are firstly conducted in the Ardèche and Gard departments. This database @ SSHADE store the visible and near-infrared spectra of the materials.

How to cite PIG
Chalmin, Emilie; Salomon, Hélène (2019). SSHADE/PIG: Pigmentothèque. SSHADE (OSUG Data Center). Service/Database. doi:10.26302/SSHADE/PIG
Who is behind PIG?
  • Chalmin, Emilie (EDYTEM)
  • Salomon, Hélène (EDYTEM)
Scientific managers
Database managers
  • Université Savoie Mont Blanc (USMB)
  • Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS)
  • Environnements, DYnamiques et TErritoires de la Montagne (EDYTEM)
  • Service Régional d'Archéologie des régions Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes et Languedoc Roussillon
  • Université Grenoble Alpes , Patrimalp (award: Idex)
Database content statistics
  • Samples: 68
  • Experiments: 8
  • Spectra: 79
  • Content keywords: database, visible spectra, infrared spectra, ferruginous minerals, pigment, coloring matter, rock art
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