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Chapter 2
Report on the Osteological Assessment of the "Kennewick Man" Skeleton
Joseph F. Powell and Jerome C. Rose

Appendix II: Postcranial Dimensions
[Long description]

Element Measurement Right Left
Clavicle      
  Maximum Length 150.5 na
  AP Diameter Midshaft 12.2 na
  ML Diameter Midshaft 11.5 na
Scapula      
  Height na na
  Breadth na na
Humerus      
  Maximum Length 345 340
  Epicondylar Breadth 65.6 65.4
  Vertical Diameter Head 46.6 45.3
  Maximum Diameter Midshaft 25.6 22.1
  Minimum Diameter Midshaft 17.9 15.4
Radius      
  Maximum Length 259.8 na
  AP Diameter Midshaft 11.4 na
  ML Diameter Midshaft 15.6 na
Ulna      
  Maximum Length 287 na
  AP Diameter 15.7 15.5
  ML Diameter 15.4 15.4
  Physiological Length 249 na
  Minimum Circumference 43 42
Sacrum      
  Anterior Length na na
  Anterior Superior Breadth na na
  Maximum Transverse Diameter Base na na
Os Coxa      
  Height na na
  Iliac Breadth na na
  Pubis Length na 95.2
  Ischium Length na 77.9
Femur      
  Maximum Length na na
  Bicondylar Length na na
  Epicondylar Breadth 89 na
  Maximum Head Diameter na 48.6
  AP Subtrochanteric Diameter na 27.9
  ML Subtrochanteric Diameter na 33.8
  AP Midshaft Diameter na na
  ML Midshaft Diameter na na
Tibia      
  Length na na
  Proximal Epiphysis Breadth na 81.2
  Distal Epiphysis Breadth 53.4 na
  Maximum Diameter Nutrient Foramen 40.8 41.3
  Minimum Diameter Nutrient Foramen 24.9 24.7
  Circumference Nutrient Foramen na na
Fibula      
  Length na na
  Midshaft Diameter 17.7 16.6
Calcaneus      
  Maximum Length 85 88
  Middle Breadth 43 na
  Body Height 48.0 49.0
  Load Arm Length 55.5 58.0
  Load Arm Width 42.0 na
  Minimum Width 28.0 na
Talus      
  Maximum Length 63.0 na
  Width 47.0 na
  Body Height 33.0 na
  Trochlea Height 42.0 na
  Trochlea Width 35.0 na
Metatarsal 1      
  Length 64.0 63.0
  DP Base Height 28.0 30.0
  ML Base Width 17.0 na
Metatarsal 2      
  Length na 80.0
Metatarsal 3      
  Length na 72.0
Metatarsal 4      
  Length na 72.0
Metatarsal 5      
  Length na na
Metacarpal 1      
  Length na na
Metacarpal 2      
  Length na na
Metacarpal 3      
  Length na na
Metacarpal 4      
  Length na na
Metacarpal 5      
  Length na na
 
Vertebra Number Body Height Body ML Width Body AP Length
C1 na na na
C2 na na na
C3 12.0 20.0 16.0
C4 na 22.0 16.5
C5 11.0 24.0 16.5
C6 12.0 27.0 16.0
C7 14.0 32.0 17.0
T1 17.0 31.0 17.0
T2 na na 17.0
T3 17.0 32.5 24.0
T4 19.0 31.0 na
T5 na 28.0 24.0
T6 na 30.0 na
T7 na na na
T8 na na na
T9 21.1 36.0 28.0
T10 na na na
T11 na 42.0 32.0
T12 25.0 47.0 34.0
L1 na na na
L2 na na na
L3 na na 37.0
L4 28.0 na 37.0
L5 na na na
 

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