• Advances in conservation of Māori textiles; analysis and identification 

    Smith, Catherine Ann; Lowe, Bronwyn J.; Paterson, Rachel A.
    A number of new methods and technologies for investigating Māori textiles have emerged from ten years of research in the Department of Applied Sciences - Clothing and Textile Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New ...
  • Identification of historical plant material using micro-computed tomography 

    Smith, Catherine Ann; Lowe, Bronwyn J.; Blair, Kate; Carr, Debra; McNaughton, Andrew
    This work investigates the use of micro-computed tomography (micro-CT, µCT) for identification of New Zealand plant leaf material from artefacts. Micro-computed tomography was explored as a result of difficulties in preparing ...
  • Micro-computed tomography for plant identification in artefacts 

    Smith, Catherine Ann; Lowe, Bronwyn J.; McNoughton, Andrew
    In New Zealand the identification of materials of construction of Māori textiles has important cultural and legal connotations. However the identification of aged and processed plant material in artefacts is difficult, ...