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Table 1 Elemental chemical composition of the pottery samples, expressed as major oxides (in wt%). LOI stands for loss on ignition

From: The pottery production from the Deh Dumen Bronze Age graveyard (South-Western Iran): a chemical, mineralogical and physical study

  Sample code Type SiO2 Al2O3 Fe2O3 MnO MgO CaO Na2O K2O TiO2 P2O5 LOI
LCC 318 TYPE-2 59.07 16.05 8.11 0.14 2.70 2.99 0.87 2.29 0.99 0.29 6.50
323 TYPE-2 56.59 17.88 9.11 0.12 2.04 3.69 0.85 2.10 1.08 0.33 6.21
324 TYPE-2 54.44 18.22 8.83 0.08 3.66 3.69 0.87 2.46 0.91 0.23 6.62
326 TYPE-2 53.80 18.01 7.89 0.12 1.73 5.98 0.70 1.78 1.16 0.36 8.46
328 TYPE-1 54.50 29.95 5.50 0.01 0.96 2.83 0.11 1.61 1.34 0.16 3.04
330 TYPE-2 57.83 16.05 7.88 0.12 2.42 4.18 0.95 2.22 0.94 0.29 7.12
332 TYPE-2 51.65 35.55 4.48 0.01 0.87 1.28 0.07 0.78 1.87 0.12 3.31
334 TYPE-2 54.73 15.62 8.24 0.12 3.23 5.16 0.59 1.98 0.95 0.22 9.14
338 TYPE-2 51.97 27.19 5.25 0.01 0.89 4.51 0.19 0.78 1.37 0.13 7.71
341 TYPE-2 58.74 16.89 8.92 0.14 2.61 2.78 0.75 2.10 1.07 0.38 5.61
346 TYPE-2 57.65 14.17 8.60 0.17 3.78 5.95 0.92 2.14 0.93 0.56 5.14
347 TYPE-2 59.79 16.72 8.25 0.13 3.31 3.51 0.75 2.12 1.10 0.28 4.05
HCC 163 TYPE-1 43.91 11.34 5.82 0.08 5.02 21.70 0.85 0.70 0.68 0.20 9.69
319 TYPE-2 41.80 25.14 6.67 0.01 1.15 7.61 0.08 0.38 1.24 0.17 15.76
322 TYPE-1 48.36 15.95 8.17 0.06 5.52 10.48 0.54 0.87 0.88 0.33 8.84
325 TYPE-2 49.78 15.62 7.40 0.07 5.05 12.63 0.15 1.13 0.77 0.26 7.13
329 TYPE-1 47.23 14.96 8.14 0.10 6.77 13.95 0.17 0.54 0.88 0.29 6.96
331 TYPE-1 53.95 14.98 7.28 0.13 3.17 8.28 0.48 1.88 0.92 0.46 8.47
336 TYPE-1 45.32 15.29 8.10 0.10 4.82 16.58 0.36 1.01 0.89 0.22 7.30
337 TYPE-2 48.44 16.00 8.03 0.11 3.79 12.69 0.19 1.33 0.99 0.20 8.22
340 TYPE-1 52.96 16.92 8.78 0.15 3.93 8.27 0.18 0.94 1.09 0.32 6.46
342 TYPE-2 52.30 14.29 6.96 0.12 3.24 8.78 0.75 1.88 0.92 0.22 10.53
344 TYPE-1 49.46 13.44 6.65 0.07 3.31 14.32 0.37 1.52 0.79 0.33 9.74
345 TYPE-2 55.16 15.96 7.32 0.06 2.80 6.08 0.60 2.02 0.93 0.22 8.85