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Table 2 The δ13C and δ15N values of the archaeological food remains from the Changle Cemetery

From: Diet communication on the early Silk Road in ancient China: multi-analytical analysis of food remains from the Changle Cemetery

Sample δ13C (‰) δ15N (‰) Carbon content (%) Nitrogen content (%) Atomic C/N
CL 1 − 11.55 6.03 47.96 4.41 12.68
CL 2 − 11.63 11.00 44.48 5.95 8.80
CL 3 − 12.09 10.53 40.53 4.59 10.30
CL 5 − 15.52 11.75 46.59 15.24 3.57