Penetrating Arrow Injury - Causing the Death Penetrating Arrow Injury - Causing the Death of an Early Medieval Woman from the Muzla-Cenkov of an Early Medieval Woman from the Muzla-Cenkov

@inproceedings{Kolena2015PenetratingAI,
  title={Penetrating Arrow Injury - Causing the Death Penetrating Arrow Injury - Causing the Death of an Early Medieval Woman from the Muzla-Cenkov of an Early Medieval Woman from the Muzla-Cenkov},
  author={Branislav Kolena and Lenka Lupt{\'a}kov{\'a} and Michaela Rendekov{\'a} and M{\'a}ria Tonkov{\'a} and M{\'a}ria Vondr{\'a}kov{\'a} and Milan Hanuliak},
  year={2015}
}
A B S T R A C T ABS TR A CT The osteological remains of a juvenile woman, 17- 20 years, was discovered in grave number 23/88 at Muzla-Cenkov in the Nove Zamky district of Slovakia. Wound resulting from an iron arrowhead was located in her second lumbar ver- tebral body. Because of presence of the arrowhead in vertebral body and by the complete absence of any signs of healing processes, we conclude on perimortal injury which probably proved quickly extinguishing the life. DNA analysis was in… CONTINUE READING