Strontium isotope investigations of the Haraldskær Woman – a complex record of various tissues

  title={Strontium isotope investigations of the Haraldsk{\ae}r Woman – a complex record of various tissues},
  author={Karin Margarita Frei and Ulla Mannering and T. Douglas Price and Rasmus Birch Iversen},
Bog bodies form a unique group of archaeological human remains which offer unparalleled insight into the past. Unlike most ancient human remains, bog bodies have preserved their skin and other soft tissues through natural tanning processes in the bogs. We present the first comprehensive strontium isotope investigation of the Haraldskaer Woman and her garments, dated to the Scandinavian Pre-Roman Iron Age (500-1 BC). Our interdisciplinary research applies new advances in strontium isotope… 

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