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Aljustrel

Mine

Coordinates: 39.6167°N -8.6667°E

Portugal / Lusitania / Alentejo

Chronology

-1000-900-800-700-600-500-400-300-200-1000100200300400500600700800900

Location

Details

Summary:

A lead/silver and copper mining district of Portugal. Two bronze tablets were found here detailing the laws and regulations as well as the imperial administration's role in managing the town, granting leases, and overseeing the mining works.

Metals:

Silver, Copper, Iron,

Mining Techniques:

Underground Mining,

Bibliography

Domergue 1983: 5-193; Domergue 1990: 49-52.

Associated structures (2)

Objects (3)

Stamped fineware (3)

Nr.QuantityMaterialFormMakerDatabaseDetails
11Pottery15.1Amar(antus)OCK 4761See File
21PotteryNIAteiusOCK 4764See File
31PotteryNIC. C( ) S( )OCK 4783See File

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