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Face of Cambridge man brought to life 700 years after his death - The Guardian

Reconstruction is part of research project aimed at gaining insights into the anonymous poor of the medieval city. Dalya Alberge. Wed 22 Mar 2017 08.10 EDT Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018 15.37 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via ...and more »

Facial Reconstruction of Medieval Man Sheds Light on England's “Ordinary Poor” - Smithsonian

The man known as Context 958 spent his last days in the Hospital of St. John the Evangelist, a home for the destitute in medieval England. He died sometime in the 1200s and was given an unremarkable burial in the expansive graveyard behind the hospital ...and more »

The Haunting Face of a Man Who Lived 700 Years Ago - Gizmodo

Behold “Context 958"—an ordinary man who lived in 13th century England. (Credit: Dr. Chris Rynn, University of Dundee). This may look like a photograph, but the highly realistic face staring back at you belongs to a man who died over 700 years ago ...and more »

Researchers Reconstruct The Face Of Man Who Died In 13th Century - Tech Times

An astounding discovery has thrown light on how ordinary people in medieval England lived. A hospital graveyard from the 13th century was discovered by researchers beneath a college in Cambridge, England. Here they found the remains of a man, dubbed ...and more »

Archaeologists Reconstruct Face of Medieval Man Who Died 700 Years Ago - Live Science

The face of a British man who died about 700 years ago has been brought to life using reconstructive technology. The medieval man was buried along with hundreds of others in a graveyard underneath what is now the Old Divinity School building of St ...and more »

A diet of fish and dead at 40: Scientists reconstruct face and life of man who lived 700 years ago -

The face of a man who died more than 700 years ago has been revealed for the first time, and experts believe he particularly liked meat or fish. Identified only as 'Context 958' the man's skeleton was among hundreds found buried face-down in a ...and more »

This Is The Ghostly Face Of A Poor Man Who Lived 700 Years Ago - Huffington Post UK

New facial reconstruction techniques have allowed us, for the first time, to stare into the eyes of a man who lived a staggering 700 years ago. Unlike previous reconstructions this man was not a noble, nor was he important, instead he is the ...and more »

What an ordinary 13th century man looked like, scientists reveal - The Independent

He looks like a friendly sort of guy, a geography teacher who helps out with the local football team or perhaps a social worker who visits an elderly neighbour for a chat in his spare time. But, in fact, this is the reconstructed face of a man who died ...and more »

Facial Reconstruction Of 13th-Century Englishman Is Insanely Photorealistic - IFLScience (blog)

Facial reconstructions of people that lived long ago are tricky things, to say the least. A lot of inferences have to be made based on their fragmented skeleton, and even then, the quality of the replication varies wildly. However, it's safe to say a ...and more »

Face of 13th Century patient recreated - BBC News

Scientists studying a medieval hospital graveyard in Cambridge have recreated the face of a 13th Century patient. The skeleton - known formally as "Context 958" - was among 400 sets of remains found beneath St John's College during recent excavations ...and more »