Fresnal Shelter

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Rockshelter site located in the Sacramento Mountains of southeastern New Mexico.

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?
AA-6411 MacroSample kernel 1690 55 1600 1723 1417 No
A-3070 MacroSample cob 2540 200 2609 3157 2130 No
AA-6409 MacroSample cob 2880 60 3018 3210 2859 No
AA-6410 MacroSample kernel 1720 65 1634 1820 1422 No
A-3071 MacroSample kernel 1990 320 1984 2741 1319 No
AA-6408 MacroSample stalk 2015 60 1974 2128 1828 No
AA-6403 MacroSample kernel 1665 55 1570 1700 1416 No
AA-6406 MacroSample kernel 1935 65 1883 2040 1713 No
AA-6402 MacroSample cob 2945 55 3112 3320 2953 No

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References Cited

Hard, R. J. and J. R. Roney
    1998    A Massive Terraced Village Complex in Chihuahua, Mexico, 3000 Years Before Present. Science 279:1661-1664.

Mabry, J. B. (editor)
    2008    Las Capas: Early Irrigation and Sedentism in a Southwestern Floodplain. Anthropological Papers No. 28. Center for Desert Archaeology, Tucson.

Tagg, M. D.
    1996    Early Cultigens from Fresnal Shelter, Southeastern New Mexico. American Antiquity 61(2):311-324.