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Table 9 Radiocarbon dates of materials from the Christmas Cave reported in other studies

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

AMS
lab No
KLR
lab No
Sample material Age (BP) δ13C
(‰)
C% Calibrated age range
(1σ)
Calibrated age range
(2 σ)
Ref.
GrA-17427
GrA-24260
3334
5462
Green wool QUM543 QCC230 (Old 528) 1905 ± 30 − 20.70
− 20.39
44.1
44.8
CE 80–205 CE 30–220 A
GrA-17423
GrA-24411
3336
5463
Red wool QUM544 QCC184 (old 530) 1915 ± 30 − 19.05
− 20.39
44.8
46.9
CE 75–200 CE 25–215 A
GrA-24261 5464 Charcoal QUM545 QCC174 CC III cave 14 wood 5230 ± 45 − 21.71 69.1 BCE 4215–3975 BCE 4230–3960 A
GrA-24265 5465 Charred wood QUM546 QCC174, Tr III w end of tree amongst rock formation 5845 ± 45 − 9.22 42.0 BCE 4785–4620 BCE 4830–4550 A
GrA-17419 3333 Textile QUM527 QCC230 1850 ± 40 − 19.65 42.9 CE 130–235 CE 80–325 A
GrA-65501 10,430 Textile, linen, IAA-585785, QCC585 QCC785 4745 ± 35 − 24.32 43.1 BCE 3630–3385 3635–3380 B
UCI-79816 - Fabric (flax) 1870 ± 15 − 24.3 n/a CE 130–210 CE 125–220 C
UCI-79814 - Rope (flax) 1950 ± 15 n/a n/a CE 30–115 CE 25–120 C
UCI-79813 - Rope (flax, hemp) 1900 ± 15 − 25.3 n/a CE 120–205 CE 80–210 C
UCI-79817 - Fabric (flax, hemp) 4760 ± 15 − 24.3 n/a BCE 3625–3530 BCE 3630–3520 C
UCI-79815 - Fabric (flax, hemp) 4770 ± 15 n/a n/a BCE 3630–3530 BCE 3630–3525 C
  1. The 14C dates are recalibrated with the latest calibration curve IntCal20 [32]. See text for details. References: A: Rasmussen et al. [9]; B: Taylor et al. [88]; C: Murphy et al. [12]