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  • Science for Art

    Science for Art

    CIRAM is an analytical laboratory for Art and Cultural Heritage

    With over 17 years of experience, our team of researchers has tested more than 10,000 objects

    The analysis are performed by doctors of science, who combine rigor, swiftness and confidentiality

  • Services


    Our teams have expertise and use recognized sampling techniques

    We will go to your gallery, your museum, your workshop, your home

  • Cultural Heritage

    Cultural Heritage

    Collaboration with Museums, Private and Public Institutions, Non-Profit Organizations, Restorers

  • Archaeology


    Intervention in situ, Multi-Criteria Analysis

  • Dating


    For the Art Market, Archaeologists, Museums, Civil Law

  • Microanalysis


    Optical microscopy, SEM, Infrared Spectrometry ...

  • New York

    New York

    Our new office in New York provides services in North America

    Free Consultation upon request

  • Wall paintings

    Wall paintings

    Stratigraphy, Pigments, Binders

  • Conservation


    Non-invasive Analysis, X-Rays, CT Scan

  • Radiocarbon


    The Dating of Wood, Ivory, Bone, Textile, Shell and all Organic Matter

  • Thermoluminescence


    TL tests on Terracotta, Ceramic, Porcelain and all Heated Minerals

  • Authentication of Metal Objects

    Authentication of Metal Objects

    Analysis of Bronze, Brass, Iron, Gold and Silver

  • Analysis of Stone Objects

    Analysis of Stone Objects

    Authentication of Sandstone, Marble, Jade, Granite, Limestone, Lapis, Rock Crystal, Schiste...

  • Paintings


    Dating, Imaging, Analysis

Fine Art

Authentication, Dating, Characterization


Dating, Material Analysis, Provenance


Technical Assistance for Restoration, Conservation

Carbon Biobased

New service available only in France until end 2020

Our lastest news


Dear customers, Dear friends, From May 11th, CIRAM is back ! We will operate normal activity in fully respect of the safety health consigns. From now, you may contact us to organise the testing of your object. Take care of yourself and your loved ones. Read more...

CIRAM - COVID closing

Dear Friend, Dear Client, Under exceptional conditions, exceptional measures ... In accordance with government declarations, we have closed public access to our laboratory until further notice. All home appointments are also postponed. We have organized ourselves to ensure the continuity of our current activities. Read more...