Entité de rattachement


Réseaux sociaux
lebon [at] mnhn.fr

17 Place du Trocadero et du 11 Novembre

75116 Paris

Responsabilités dans l'unité

  • Coordination de l’axe transversal « Approvisionnement, Transformation, Utilisation et Taphonomie des Matériaux en contexte archéologique » de l’UMR HNHP (Coord. M. Lebon, A. Borel)
  • Responsable scientifique du Plateau de Spectroscopie Infrarouge de la Plateforme Analytique du Muséum (PAM)



Terrains de recherche

France (Dordogne), Italie (Abruzze), Maroc, Namibie


  • Mauran Guilhem, Caron Benoit, Beck Lucile, Détroit Florent, Noûs Camille, Tombret Olivier, Pleurdeau David, Bahain Jean-Jacques & Lebon Matthieu, juin 2022Standardization procedure to provide a unified multi-method elemental compositional dataset, application to ferruginous colouring matters from Namibia. Curation of archaeological materials often leads to carrying out multi-analytical methodologies that combine non-invasive and… Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports vol. 43, , p. 103454 Publisher: Elsevier
  • Mauran Guilhem, Caron Benoît, Détroit Florent, Nankela Alma, Bahain Jean-Jacques, Pleurdeau David & Lebon Matthieu, février 2021Data pretreatment and multivariate analyses for ochre sourcing: Application to Leopard Cave (Erongo, Namibia). Usually referred to as ‘ochre’ or ‘pigment’ in archaeological contexts, ferruginous rocks were commonly exploited during the… Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports vol. 35, , p. 102757 ZSCC: 0000001
  • Le Meillour Louise, Zirah Séverine, Zazzo Antoine, Cersoy Sophie, Détroit Florent, Imalwa Emma, Lebon Matthieu, Nankela Alma, Tombret Olivier, Pleurdeau David & Lesur Joséphine, septembre 2020Palaeoproteomics gives new insight into early southern African pastoralism. Scientific Reports vol. 10, n° 1, p. 14427 ISBN: 2045-2322 Publisher: Nature Publishing Group Type: 10.1038/s41598-020-71374-3
  • Rofes Juan, Cersoy Sophie, Zazzo Antoine, Royer Aurélien, Nicod Pierre-Yves, Laroulandie Véronique, Langlais Mathieu, Pailler Yvan, Leandri Céline, Leandri Franck, Lebon Matthieu & Tresset Anne, mai 2020Detecting stratigraphical issues using direct radiocarbon dating from smallmammal remains. Journal of Quaternary Science vol. 35, n° 4, p. 505-513 ISBN: 0267-8179 Publisher: Wiley Type: 10.1002/jqs.3193
  • Hardy Bruce, Moncel Marie-Hélène, Kerfant Céline, Lebon Matthieu, Bellot-Gurlet Ludovic & Mélard Nicolas, avril 2020Direct evidence of Neanderthal fibre technology and its cognitive and behavioral implications. Scientific Reports vol. 10, , p. 4889 ISBN: 2045-2322 Publisher: Nature Publishing Group Type: 10.1038/s41598-020-61839-w
  • Sepúlveda Marcela, Pozzi-Escot Denise, Angeles Falcón Rommel, Bermeo Nicolas, Lebon Matthieu, Moulherat Christophe, Sarrazin Philippe & Walter Philippe, janvier 2020Unraveling the polychromy and antiquity of the Pachacamac Idol, Pacific coast, Peru. PLoS ONE vol. 15, n° 1, e0226244 ISBN: 1932-6203 Publisher: Public Library of Science Type: 10.1371/journal.pone.0226244
  • Lebon Matthieu, Gallet Xavier, Bondetti Manon, Pont Sylvain, Mauran Guilhem, Walter Philippe, Bellot-Gurlet Ludovic, Puaud Simon, Zazzo Antoine, Forestier Hubert, Auetrakulvit Prasit & Zeitoun Valery, août 2019Characterization of painting pigments and ochres associated with the Hoabinhian archaeological context at the rock-shelter site of Doi Pha Kan (Thailand). The use of ochre in mortuary practices was widespread during prehistory. In northern Thailand, several painted rock-shelters… Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports vol. 26, , p. 101855 ISBN: 2352-409X Publisher: Elsevier Type: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2019.05.020
  • Mauran Guilhem, Lebon Matthieu, Detroit Florent, Caron Benoît, Nankela Alma, Pleurdeau David & Bahain Jean-Jacques, 2019First in situ pXRF analyses of rock paintings in Erongo, Namibia: results, current limits, and prospects. Namibia is one of the southern African countries hosting the richest rock art heritage, with thousands of rock paintings… Archaeological and Anthropological Sciences vol. 11, , p. 4123-4145 ISBN: 1866-9565 Publisher: Springer Type: 10.1007/s12520-019-00787-7
  • Le Meillour Louise, Zazzo Antoine, Lesur Joséphine, Cersoy Sophie, Marie Arul, Lebon Matthieu, Pleurdeau David & Zirah Séverine, décembre 2018Identification of degraded bone and tooth splinters from arid environments using palaeoproteomics. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology vol. 511, , p. 472-482 ISBN: 0031-0182 Publisher: Elsevier Type: 10.1016/j.palaeo.2018.09.013
  • Fikri Imane, El Amraoui Mohamed, Haddad Mustapha, Ettahiri Ahmed Saleh, Bellot-Gurlet Ludovic, Falguères Christophe, Lebon Matthieu, Nespoulet Roland, Ait Lyazidi Saadia & Bejjit Lahcen, mai 2018XRF and UV-Vis-NIR analyses of medieval wall paintings of al-Qarawiyyin Mosque (Morocco). IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering vol. 353, , p. 012020 Publisher: IOP Publishing