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Table 3 Analytical data for reference glass samples corning B and RM01

From: Chemical characterisation of archaeological glasses from the Hellenistic site of Jebel Khalid, Syria by electron probe microanalysis

Reference glass Value Na2O SiO2 MnO TiO2 MgO K2O FeO CaO Al2O3 P2O5 CoO Sb2O3 CuO Total
Corning B Measured 16.83 61.74 0.25 0.11 1.01 1.11 0.34 8.52 4.08 0.82 0.04 0.48 2.51 97.84
Stdev 0.27 0.39 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.04 0.01 0.05 0.06 0.03 0.01 0.02 0.10  
Reported 17.00 61.55 0.25 0.09 1.03 1.00 0.31 8.56 4.36 0.82 0.05 0.41 2.66 98.09
RM01 Measured 13.21 72.49 0.00 0.03 3.95 0.31 0.04 8.53 0.57 0.01 0.00 0.03 0.00 99.17
Stdev 0.26 0.41 0.01 0.01 0.03 0.02 0.01 0.04 0.02 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.00  
Reported 13.50 72.40 3.99 0.30 8.49 0.61 99.29
  1. Measured (this study) and reported data for corning B [9, 62] and RM01 (Glen Spectra, Stanmore UK); presented as measured average oxide weight percent (N = 24), one standard deviation of the measured values, and given oxide weight percent values