Micro sample 515


Maize phytoliths identified as coming from cobs were extracted from residues scraped from a ceramic vessel sherd from context QP2D/8-1 (Chavéz and Thompson 2006:419, 425).

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References Cited

Chavéz, Sergio J. and Robert G. Thompson
    2006    Early Maize on the Copacaban Peninsula: Implications for the Archaeology of the Lake Titicaca Basin. In Histories of Maize: Multidisciplinary Approaches to the Prehistory, Biogeography, Domestication, and Evolution of Maize, edited by J.E. Staller, R.H. Tykot and B.F. Benz, pp. 415-428. Academic Press, Amsterdam.


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