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Hi Dennis.

DUNE Wrote:
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> Hi Lee,
> On the question of dating this Mastaba.
>
> We are all aware of the carbon 14 dating results
> for the three main pyramids at Giza, but has there
> been any Carbon 14 dating of Shepsekaf's mastaba
> ?

RCD samples of both the mortuary temple and mastaba were taken in the 1995 study.

Temple sample range (calibrated, BC):
2865-2831
2821-2806
2780-2770
2761-2717
2710-2660
2650-2624

2878-2618 (93% probability range)
26111-2595
2594-2582

There were 5 samples taken from the mastaba but they do not give the calibrated results in the study. See pages 1307-1308, 1316-1317.

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Mastaba of Shepsekaf 1952 Thanos5150 25-Oct-17 04:25
Quite the Mastaba...looks like walls can talk ;) 378 Racho 25-Oct-17 06:11
Re: Quite the Mastaba...looks like walls can talk ;) 323 Thanos5150 26-Oct-17 02:26
Why adapted/adopted 289 Racho 31-Oct-17 07:44
Re: Why adapted/adopted 419 Jon Ellison 31-Oct-17 09:25
Re: Quite the Mastaba...looks like walls can talk ;) 337 Barbelo 26-Oct-17 03:57
Gables v Arch 281 Barbelo 26-Oct-17 03:47
Re: Gables v Arch 287 Thanos5150 26-Oct-17 04:47
Re: Gables v Arch 286 Barbelo 26-Oct-17 05:12
Re: Gables v Arch 259 Thanos5150 26-Oct-17 05:39
Re: Gables v Arch 331 Barbelo 26-Oct-17 06:49
An Interesting Curve 308 Jon Ellison 26-Oct-17 23:20
Re: Gables v Arch 251 Thanos5150 27-Oct-17 00:34
Re: Gables v Arch 255 Barbelo 27-Oct-17 01:19
Re: Gables v Arch 263 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 01:36
Re: Gables v Arch 250 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 01:49
Re: Gables v Arch 254 Barbelo 27-Oct-17 02:05
Re: Gables v Arch 251 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 02:17
Re: Gables v Arch 257 Barbelo 27-Oct-17 02:27
Re: Gables v Arch 249 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 03:40
Re: Gables v Arch 267 Barbelo 27-Oct-17 05:22
Re: Gables v Arch 263 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 06:45
Gables v Arch vs Truss 296 Dr. Troglodyte 27-Oct-17 19:33
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 279 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 20:50
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 240 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 21:20
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 241 Jon Ellison 27-Oct-17 21:53
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 419 Dr. Troglodyte 27-Oct-17 22:47
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 271 Jon Ellison 28-Oct-17 07:34
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 437 Jon Ellison 28-Oct-17 07:53
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 276 Dr. Troglodyte 28-Oct-17 16:08
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 303 Jon Ellison 28-Oct-17 18:13
Re: Gables v Arch vs Truss 249 Dr. Troglodyte 28-Oct-17 16:07
Re: Gables v Arch 273 Thanos5150 27-Oct-17 21:40
Re: Gables v Arch 288 Origyptian 27-Oct-17 22:40
Re: Gables v Arch 329 Barbelo 28-Oct-17 00:01
Re: Gables v Arch 348 Origyptian 28-Oct-17 10:03
Re: Gables v Arch 286 Barbelo 28-Oct-17 10:56
Re: Gables v Arch 417 Origyptian 28-Oct-17 13:30
Re: Gables v Arch 273 Barbelo 28-Oct-17 19:57
Re: Gables v Arch 236 Origyptian 28-Oct-17 22:45
Re: Gables v Arch 253 Barbelo 28-Oct-17 23:05
Re: Gables v Arch 264 R Avry Wilson 28-Oct-17 23:48
Re: Gables v Arch 298 Corpuscles 29-Oct-17 00:51
Re: Gables v Arch 278 Origyptian 29-Oct-17 05:19
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 324 Origyptian 27-Oct-17 02:31
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 286 Thanos5150 27-Oct-17 22:18
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 250 Origyptian 27-Oct-17 22:50
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 292 Thanos5150 27-Oct-17 23:46
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 370 DUNE 27-Oct-17 07:58
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 255 Thanos5150 27-Oct-17 22:04
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 277 DUNE 27-Oct-17 23:08
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 577 Thanos5150 28-Oct-17 02:34
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 412 Corpuscles 28-Oct-17 04:43
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 269 Barbelo 28-Oct-17 20:06
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 462 Thanos5150 29-Oct-17 02:03
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 320 Origyptian 29-Oct-17 05:16
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 410 Thanos5150 29-Oct-17 05:39
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 318 Origyptian 29-Oct-17 14:09
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 327 Thanos5150 29-Oct-17 16:39
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 334 Origyptian 29-Oct-17 16:56
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 297 Thanos5150 28-Oct-17 16:00
Re: Mastaba of Shepsekaf 284 Barbelo 28-Oct-17 20:26


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