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The amulet from Mehrgarh is among the “2016 Images of Science” in the newspaper Le Monde

by Bénédicte Charbonnel - published on , updated on

In its Science supplement dated 21 December 2016, the newspaper Le Monde published twenty pictures of scientific discoveries for the year 2016.

Among the discoveries showcased by Le Monde, a picture of the amulet from Mehrgarh is presented. The newspaper underlines the importance of the study carried out on the lost-wax cast amulet to understand its composition and its manufacturing process.

The slideshow is available on-line on Le Monde website.

Image T. Séverin-Fabiani, M. Thoury, L. Bertrand, B. Mille © IPANEMA CNRS MCC UVSQ / Synchrotron SOLEIL / C2RMF

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