El Dorado


This site is located in "...a small and swampy valley, rimmed by low hilIs covered in house platforms and fields" (Bray 2005:102). Maize pollen was extracted from a core sample at the site by José Monsalve in the 1980s.
[Map location is approximate].

ID Other ID Type Subtype Uncal BP (years) ± 1 σ (years) Median cal BP (years) Lower cal BP (years) Upper cal BP (years) δ13C Contaminated?
GrN-13073 MicroSample pollen 4730 230 5357 5915 4829 No

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References Cited

Bray, W.
    2005    Craftsmen and Farmers: The Archaeology of the Yotoco Period. In Calima and Malagana: Art and Archaeology in Southwestern Colombia, edited by M. Cardale Schrimpff, pp. 101-140. Pro Calima Foundation, Bogotá.

Cardale Schrimpff, M. (editor)
    2005    Calima and Malagana: Art and Archaeology in Southwestern Colombia. Pro Calima Foundation, Bogotá.

Monsalve, J. G.
    1985    A Pollen Core from the Hacienda Lusitania. Pro Calima 5:40-44.