Micro sample 683


A pollen sample (Lab# B401) collected from Pit 1, Level 3, yielded 1 grain of maize pollen. A radiocarbon date was obtained on a fibre bag in deposit, giving a closely associated indirect date for the pollen sample (Haas et al. 2013: Tables S1 and S2).

Radiocarbon Date

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References Cited

Haas, Jonathan, Winifred Creamer, Luis Huamán Mesía, David Goldstein, Karl Reinhard and Cindy Vergel Rodríguez
    2013    Evidence for Maize (Zea mays) in the Late Archaic (3000-1800 B.C.) in the Norte Chico Region of Peru. PNAS Early Edition:1-5.


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