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Osteological analysis: bone colour

What can osteological analysis reveal about the funerary process?

Carolina joins Emily again to find out what the colour of the bone fragments can tell us about that person’s funerary process – and the temperature of the funeral pyre in particular.

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At the end of the video, Emily highlighted that the bone fragments for COL_20 have consistent colouring and extensive fragmentation. What does this tell us about COL_20’s social status? Share your answer below and update your profile with details of their funeral.

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