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Charred grains (4065): free-threshing wheat from West Cotton

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posted on 2022-07-06, 19:29 authored by Helena HamerowHelena Hamerow, Samantha Neil
dorsal view of charred cereal grains (Triticum free-threshing) from archaeological excavations at West Cotton, England

Funding

Feeding Anglo-Saxon England: The Bioarchaeology of an Agricultural Revolution

European Research Council

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History

link to FeedSax data archive

site

West Cotton

haystack grain photo ID

4065

haystack sample ID

547

haystack stable isotope ID

n/a

haystack stable isotope lab code

RWC008C

haystack radiocarbon ID

n/a

assemblage reference

Campbell, G. and Robinson, M. (2010). 'The environmental evidence', in Chapman, A., West Cotton, Raunds. A study of medieval settlement dynamics AD 450-1450. Excavations of a deserted medieval hamlet in Northamptonshire, 1985-89 (Oxford: Oxbow Books), pp.427-515.

image function

morphometric

view

dorsal

cereal (Latin)

Triticum free-threshing

cereal (English)

free-threshing wheat

FeedSax phase

E5 (1160-1220)