Dating archaeological deposits dating and personality traits
This is particularly critical for judging site integrity at controversial sites.
Historical archaeologists and others trying to date historical sites by means of the artifacts found on them are increasingly interested in common items manufactured during the lifetimes of people still living.
1820-1925: Tooled finish (Jones and Sullivan 1985: 165).
1877 – 1920: Vent marks (Jones and Sullivan 1985: 165).
These problems have been addressed by isolating signals most likely to be zeroed and by dating single aliquots, and ultimately single grains.
OSL dating results including Dose equivalent (De) estimate, dose rate measurement and calculated age will be reported as a short pdf document by email.1825: Aluminum first isolated (Encyclopedia Britannica 1973 (1): 693).