Aspects of Archaeology: Thermoluminescence Dating
Thermoluminescence dating (TL) is the determination, by means of measuring the accumulated radiation dose, of the time elapsed since material containing.
Thermoluminescence dating of archaeological artefacts from the Middle Neolithic, Bronze Age and the Roman Empire period. For some artefacts the new information of the TL dating leads to an unforeseen re-interpretation of the archaeological age.
The fire took place in the sixth century; this was confirmed by dating ceramic artefacts.