University of Oxford
Browse
14522___103__S1_1x1_d.jpg (1.92 MB)

Charred grains (522): free-threshing wheat from West Fen Road, Ely (Ashwell site)

Download (1.92 MB)
figure
posted on 2022-07-06, 20:31 authored by Helena HamerowHelena Hamerow, Tina Roushannafas
dorsal view of charred cereal grains (Triticum free-threshing) from archaeological excavations at West Fen Road, Ely (Ashwell site), England (2mm scalebar)

Funding

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

European Research Council

Find out more...

History

link to FeedSax data archive

site

West Fen Road, Ely (Ashwell site)

haystack grain photo ID

522

haystack sample ID

224

haystack stable isotope ID

n/a

haystack stable isotope lab code

n/a

haystack radiocarbon ID

n/a

assemblage reference

Ballantyne, R. (2005). 'Plants and seeds', in Mortimer, R., Regan, R. and Lucy, S., The Saxon and Medieval Settlement at West Fen Road, Ely: The Ashwell Site. East Anglian Archaeology report no. 110 (Cambridge: Cambridge Archaeological Unit), pp.100-112.

image function

morphometric

view

dorsal

cereal (Latin)

Triticum free-threshing

cereal (English)

free-threshing wheat

FeedSax phase

F (1220-1300)

Usage metrics

    Feeding Anglo-Saxon England (FeedSax)

    Exports

    RefWorks
    BibTeX
    Ref. manager
    Endnote
    DataCite
    NLM
    DC