Finds - Aberdeen's Carmelite Friary. Query results

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Find typeBurial
Secondary find type
Generic groupingBurial
Burial numberSK 306
Skeleton no.SK 306
Age categoryMA
Age years40-50 years
Stature in cm
PathologyFoot bones light and osteoporotic indicating advanced age; moderate degenerative change to cervical and thoracic spines; lipping of thoracic vertebrae, predominantly on the R side, with incipient fusion between 5th and 6th thoracic vertebrae; significant ossification into the cartilage of the 1st rib bilaterally; significant ossification into the cartilage of the 1st rib bilaterally; ossification of thyroid; moderate generalised degenerative change of the elbow and shoulder; Schmorl's nodes of some thoracic and lumbar vertebrae.
NotesDental suggests EMA, post cranial OA; cranial sutures well-fused and obliterating but dental attrition indicated YA; green stains on humerus


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