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Table 8 Results of the GC–MS analyses of the organic fraction extracted from four ceramic samples

From: Defining multiple inhabitations of a cave environment using interdisciplinary archaeometry: the ‘Christmas Cave’ of the Wadi en-Nar/Nahal Qidron, West of the Dead Sea

Sample Identified compounds Identified material
KLR-8008 Mono-, hydroxy- and di-carboxylic fatty acids (linear and branched). Long chain linear and branched alcohols and alkanes/alkenes. Long chain ketones Oxidised glycerolipids of animal and plant origin, plant waxes. Lipid Material submitted to heating
KLR-8009 Mono-, hydroxy- and di-carboxylic fatty acids (linear and branched). Long chain linear and branched alcohols and alkanes/alkenes Oxidised glycerolipids of animal and plant origin, plant waxes
KLR-8012,
KLR-8016
Mono-, hydroxy- and di-carboxylic fatty acids (linear and branched) Oxidised glycerolipids of animal and plant origin, plant waxes