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C14 Radiocarbon Dating - Sample - OxA-14722

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Scottish Radiocarbon Database


Unburnt human right humerus from a semi-articulated skeleton buried with an all-over-cord-impressed Beaker in a pit. This burial was dated with almost exactly the same age by BM-1413 (3884+/-46; but the error should be corrected to +/-110 given technological limitations when the date was obtained).

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 OxA-14722

Material Dated Bone, human (homo sapiens)


Uncalibrated date bp +/- error 3879 bp +/-32

Uncalibrated date ad/bc +/- error 1929 bc +/-32

Calibration program used No

Calibration curve used No

From information compiled by Patrick Ashmore