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Pleistocene bone?

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Hi 

 

Is this fossil bone ?

Location: Twardowski Rock,Kraków , Southern Poland

Age:?

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Rockwood

Can you afford to have it radio carbon dated ? :)

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ynot

Try the burn test.

Hold a flame to it and see if it smells like burnt hair. If it does smell it is recent.

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Rockwood
1 hour ago, ynot said:

Try the burn test.

Hold a flame to it and see if it smells like burnt hair. If it does smell it is recent.

People have eaten Pleistocene meat.

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ynot
5 minutes ago, Rockwood said:

People have eaten Pleistocene meat.

Only from the "deep freezer" of the arctic region.

 

OK, I should have put a qualifier in there.

If it smells it is MOST LIKELY modern.

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Rockwood
33 minutes ago, ynot said:

Only from the "deep freezer" of the arctic region.

 

OK, I should have put a qualifier in there.

If it smells it is MOST LIKELY modern.

That's essentially how it was explained to me.

Horse bones Calvert Cliffs Museum.

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