Datierungsversuche im Quartär Westdeutschlands mit Hilfe des Fluortestes

Konrad Richter & Franz-Jörg Eckhardt
The X-ray spectrographic fluorine test for the relative dating of bones, teeth, and antlers, has been applied and tested on specimens of known geological age found in western Germany. Only those specimens can be compared, which are found below the groundwater level. Results obtained from North German areas with Scandinavian glacial deposits, are satisfactory; results from other areas, however, are less satisfying. Furthermore, there are differences between the interior and the exterior of bones. It...