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Re: orion Cave 7 Fragments
fred cryer wrote:
>To the best of my knowledge, no C-14/AMS tests have been performed on any
>of the Cave 7 materials. Perhaps some should be.
No doubt this would be useful information. But we need to remember, of
course, that the Cave 7 fragments are 1] few and 2] small. Are there any
of the fragments from which the removal of sufficient material for testing
would not result in destruction of a significant fraction of the fragment?
Indeed, among the more [in?]famous fragments --e.g. 7Q5-- it's hard to see
how such samples could be taken that wouldn't destroy some of the actual
characters on the fragment.
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