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C14 Radiocarbon Dating - Sample - BM-1413

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Scottish Radiocarbon Database


Collagen from femora of a semi-articulated skeleton buried with an all-over-corded Beaker in a pit. This burial has been redated with almost exactly the same age (OxA-14722 3879+/-32) which suggests a tighter date range at 2 sigma of 2470 to 2230 cal BC (Sheridan 2005, 183).

Canmore ID 21703

Map Number NM26SE

Site type House (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Inhumation (Period Unassigned), Midden (Period Unassigned), Unidentified Pottery

Site number 8

NGR 127210 763840

Council 130

County 03

Parish COLL

Lab Analysis ID BM-1413

Material Dated bone, human (homo sapiens)

Uncalibrated date bp +/- error 3884 bp +/-46

Uncalibrated date ad/bc +/- error 1934 bc +/-46

Calibration program used No

Calibration curve used No

From information compiled by Patrick Ashmore