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Soil sample for pollen sample, Layer B1 (top)

Catalog Data

Collector:
Dr. Ralph S. Solecki  Search this
Rose Solecki  Search this
Donor Name:
Columbia University  Search this
Site Name:
Shanidar Cave  Search this
Culture:
Protoneolithic  Search this
Object Type:
Archaeobotanical
Place:
Rowanduz Qadha, Erbil Governorate / Erbil Liwa, Iraq, Asia
Accession Date:
9 May 1958
Collection Date:
1956 to 1957
Notes:
Selected remains from Shanidar collected when Solecki was in the employment of the SI. The collection also includes remains from wild goat, equids, large and small bovids, cervids, pig, small mammals, birds, and shell. Provenience information is included with material. Material represents Layer B1 (top) at a depth of 1.60 and is housed in a shared box with USNM 424975-424985. Remaining material from Shanidar is probably at Columbia.
Part of specimen removed by Ralph and Rose Solecki for analysis in the 1990s. Returned in 2016 and was recataloged as part of the Ralph S. and Rose L. Solecki Papers and Artifacts Project (2018-2019).
Record Last Modified:
16 Apr 2020
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
220078
USNM Number:
A424975-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30af77bf8-dbde-4c8e-8e32-d977e6c109a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8177593