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- Bonsall, Laura A.; Pickard, Catriona
- Journal of archaeological science: Reports 2015 v.2 pp. 128-140
- archaeology; carbon; dairy products; dietary protein; fauna; foodways; meat; nitrogen; plant-based diet; stable isotopes; England
- ... We combine analysis of carbon and nitrogen stable isotopes and dental pathology to reconstruct diet in a population from late Roman Winchester. The study's aim was to compare isotopic and dental indicators of diet, and combine these with other archaeological evidence to provide a more complete picture of food-ways in a late Romano-British town. Mean δ¹³C and δ¹⁵N values indicate a diet based large ...