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Hana Lukesova

Senior Engineer, Textile conservator
  • E-mailHana.Lukesova@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 61 79
  • Visitor Address
    Haakon Sheteligs plass 10
    5007 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7800
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2023). The Hoard from Bækkedal in Northern Denmark and the Use of Two-Horse Teams in the Late Nordic Bronze Age. Acta Archaeologica. 339-402.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Computational techniques for virtual reconstruction of fragmented archaeological textiles. Heritage Science.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Viking Age textiles and tapestries drawn by Miranda Bødtker. Archaeological Textiles Review (ATR).
  • Show author(s) (2020). Is Cross‐Section Shape a Distinct Feature in Plant Fibre Identification? Archaeometry. 216-226.
  • Show author(s) (2020). First experimental evidence of hop fibres in historical textiles . Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2020). FISHERS OF THE CORDED WARE CULTURE IN THE EASTERN BALTIC. Acta Archaeologica. 95-120.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Is It Hop? Identifying Hop Fibres in a European Historical Context. Archaeometry.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Identifying plant fibre textiles from Norwegian Merovingian Period and Viking Age graves: The Late Iron Age Collection of the University Museum of Bergen. Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports. 281-285.
  • Show author(s) (2011). Fragmenter av kvinnedrakter fra vikingtiden : metode for identifikasjon av gamle tekstilfunn. Viking. 149-164.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Gender and Inclusiveness Survey Report. .
  • Show author(s) (2023). Studying Heritage Textiles.
  • Show author(s) (2022). TexRec – a project on studying and virtually reconstructing the Viking-age Oseberg tapestries .
  • Show author(s) (2022). Historical textiles and the material characterisation.
  • Show author(s) (2020). COST project: Europe Through Textiles: Network for an integrated and interdisciplinary Humanities .
  • Show author(s) (2019). Identification of historical textiles .
  • Show author(s) (2018). Historical Textiles in Museum Collections.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Conservation of Historical Textiles. Part II.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Conservation of Historical Textiles. Part I.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Changing views on conservation ethics - theory versus practice.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Laser scanning confocal microscopy and micro tomography used for vizualisation of plant material.
Popular scientific lecture
  • Show author(s) (2019). Seeking comfort in the Viking Age – Identification of Archaeological Plant Fibre Textiles.
Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) (2024). A Puzzling Problem of the Viking Age Tapestry.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Understanding of old treatments: Oseberg textile artworks studied from the conservation perspective.
  • Show author(s) (2023). The development of the research on heritage textiles in Norway with a special focus on the Oseberg find and its conservation history.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Solving Microbiological Infestation as part of Collection Management.
  • Show author(s) (2023). Reflections on the development of archaeological textiles preservation in Europe.
  • Show author(s) (2022). The History of Textile Research in Norway.
  • Show author(s) (2022). Middle Age Embroidery in Norway .
  • Show author(s) (2022). Material estimation, characterisation and fibre identification.
  • Show author(s) (2022). First Aid and Packing of Archeological Textiles.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Microscopy and Fibre Identification.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Fibre identification of cultural heritage – optical versus electron microscopy.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Bridging Humanities and Natural Sciences through the Textile Research.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Characterisation of hop fibres by optical microscopy.
  • Show author(s) (2018). The use of micro tomography for museum purposes.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Plant Fibre Identification by Optical Microscopy .
  • Show author(s) (2018). Historical textiles. Introduction to Fibre Identification by optical microscopy with the focus on plant material.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Identifying Archaeological Plant Fiber Textiles by means of the Herzog test. Possibilities and limits of polarized light microscopy. .
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) (2021). Fibres in Heritage Objects: Identification and Characterisation by Imaging Techniques.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Vikingene brukte undertøy av lin.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) (2023). Understanding of old treatments: Oseberg textile artworks studied from the conservation perspective.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Application of the Herzog Test to Archaeological Plant Fibre Textiles. The possibilities and limits of polarized light microscopy. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Old Fragments of Women's Costumes from the Viking Age - New Method for Identification. 10 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2023). The Re-use of Middle Age Cope from the Stavanger Cathedral Analysing materials for authenticity proof.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Reducing a Pest Risk by Anoxic Treatments in Collection Management .
  • Show author(s) (2018). Transmission electron microscopy - The nanoscale technology for tomorrow’s archaeology?
  • Show author(s) (2015). Fibre Identification in Archaeology.
Popular scientific book
  • Show author(s) (2017). Årbok for Universitetsmuseet i Bergen 2017: Samlinger. Universitetsmuseet i Bergen.
Academic literature review
  • Show author(s) (2024). Identifying plant fibres in cultural heritage with optical and electron microscopy: how to present results and avoid pitfalls. Heritage Science.
  • Show author(s) (2022). EuroWeb COST Action CA 19131: Europe through Textiles. Network for an integrated and interdisciplinary Humanities. Archaeological Textiles Review (ATR). 147-155.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • Show author(s) (2023). Textiles in Archaeology, Conservation, and Museology: Finding a Way Forward through Collaboration. Archaeological Textiles Review (ATR).
  • Show author(s) (2022). Microscopy of Historical Textiles. . In:
    • Show author(s) (2022). Handbook of Museum Textiles, Volume 2: Scientific and Technological Research. John Wiley & Sons.
  • Show author(s) (2019). A Norwegian chasuble from Spanish silk? 169-171. In:
    • Show author(s) (2019). North & South. Medieval Art from Norway and Catalonia, 1100-1350.
Interview Journal
  • Show author(s) (2019). Undervisning av konserveringsvitenskap i Norge: intervju med førsteamanuensis Francesco Caruso . Norske konserves : medlemsblad for NKF-N.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Portrettintervju med Elena Platania . Norske konserves : medlemsblad for NKF-N. 18-19.

More information in national current research information system (CRIStin)

Lukešová H. 2015. Old Fragments of Women’s Costumes from the Viking Age – New Method for Identification. In: K. Grömer and F.Pritchard (eds.) 2015: Aspects of the Design, Production and Use of Textiles and Clothing from the Bronze Age to the Early Modern Era. NESAT XII. The North European Symposium for Archaeological Textiles, 21st – 24th May 2014 in Hallstatt, Austria. Archaeolingua Main Series 33. 145-154.

Lukešová H. 2011. Fragmenter fra kvinnedrakter fra Vikingtiden – Metode for identifikasjon av gamle tekstilfunn. In: Viking LXXIV, 149-164











Survey of textiles and leather/fur objects from the Early Iron Age Collection.

Historic tapestries and textiles from the collection of Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague - conservation and presentation. An EU project in collaboration with the Museum of Applied Arts in Prague and University Museum of Bergen (EHP-CZ06-OV-1-038-2014)