Skeleton Changes Induced by Horse Riding on Medieval Skeletal Remains from Croatia

  title={Skeleton Changes Induced by Horse Riding on Medieval Skeletal Remains from Croatia},
  author={{\vS}imun Anđelinovi{\'c} and Ivana Anteri{\'c} and Ela {\vS}kori{\'c} and Željana Ba{\vs}i{\'c}},
  journal={The International Journal of the History of Sport},
  pages={708 - 721}
Skeletal remains of 35 individuals from the Croatian excavation site Kamen Most – Kaldrma from the fourteenth to fifteenth centuries were analyzed anthropologically. Due to specific skeletal characteristics, eight of them were analyzed in great detail in this study. The results of additional analysis indicated that all bone elements, except pelves, of all eight persons belonged to males. All pelvic girdle have characteristics of female sex and pronounced muscle attachments that are both… Expand
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