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By Sean A. Kingsley,Greg Stemm

In 1990 Seahawk Deep Ocean know-how of Tampa, Florida, began the world’s first robot archaeological excavation of a deep-sea shipwreck south of the Tortugas Islands within the Straits of Florida. At a intensity of 405 meters, 16,903 artefacts have been recovered utilizing a Remotely-Operated motor vehicle. The spoil is interpreted because the Buen Jesús y Nuestra Señora del Rosario, a small Portuguese-built and Spanish-operated service provider vessel from the 1622 Tierra Firme fleet returning to Seville from Venezuela’s Pearl Coast whilst misplaced in a storm. Oceans Odyssey three introduces the shipwreck and its artefact assortment – at the present time owned and curated via Odyssey Marine Exploration – starting from gold bars to silver cash, pearls, ceramics, beads, glass wares, astrolabes, tortoiseshell, animal bones and seeds. The Tortugas shipwreck displays the way of life of alternate with the Americas on the finish of the Golden Age of Spain and offers the features of deep-sea robotics as instruments for precision archaeological excavation.

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By Sean A. Kingsley,Greg Stemm

In 1990 Seahawk Deep Ocean know-how of Tampa, Florida, began the world’s first robot archaeological excavation of a deep-sea shipwreck south of the Tortugas Islands within the Straits of Florida. At a intensity of 405 meters, 16,903 artefacts have been recovered utilizing a Remotely-Operated motor vehicle. The spoil is interpreted because the Buen Jesús y Nuestra Señora del Rosario, a small Portuguese-built and Spanish-operated service provider vessel from the 1622 Tierra Firme fleet returning to Seville from Venezuela’s Pearl Coast whilst misplaced in a storm. Oceans Odyssey three introduces the shipwreck and its artefact assortment – at the present time owned and curated via Odyssey Marine Exploration – starting from gold bars to silver cash, pearls, ceramics, beads, glass wares, astrolabes, tortoiseshell, animal bones and seeds. The Tortugas shipwreck displays the way of life of alternate with the Americas on the finish of the Golden Age of Spain and offers the features of deep-sea robotics as instruments for precision archaeological excavation.

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