Skip navigation
Skip navigation

The chronology of occupation at Teouma, Vanuatu: Use of a modified chronometric hygiene protocol and Bayesian modeling to evaluate midden remains

Petchey, Fiona; Spriggs, Matthew; Bedford, Stuart; Valentin, Frederique

Description

A number of radiocarbon dates, both published and unpublished have been obtained from archaeological deposits across the Teoumasite on the island of Efate in Vanuatu. These are on a range ofmaterials fromthe midden and associated cemetery including charcoal (13) and shell (7) as well as a number of less commonly dated 14C sample types including bone from 2 terrestrial giant tortoises (?Meiolania damelipi), 8 pigs (Sus scrofa) and 2 chickens (Gallus gallus). Thirty-six human bone collagen...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/103639
Source: Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports
DOI: 10.1016/j.jasrep.2015.08.024

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Petchey_The_chronology_of_occupation_2015.pdf841.66 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  23 August 2018/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator