Comparative Study of the Radiocarbon Dating of Different Bone Collagen Preparations
AuthorGurfinkel, D. M.
Old Crow River
Franklin District Northwest Territories
Queen Elizabeth Islands
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CitationGurfinkel, D. (1987). Comparative study of the radiocarbon dating of different bone collagen preparations. Radiocarbon, 29(1), 45-52.
PublisherAmerican Journal of Science
AbstractFour different bone collagen preparation procedures were compared and were found useful as a means of assessing the nature of contaminants present in a sample. Weathered bone however appeared to contain contaminants that could not be eliminated by any of the procedures studied.