Wolverhampton Archaeology Group

Estimation of Stature from Bones

By M R Holland

Check the required boxes then enter bone lengths.
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Sex
Caucasoid
Negroid
Mongoloid
Fibula cm
Femur cm
Tibia cm
Equation
Stature (metric) m
Stature (imperial) ft inches
Options Femur only female/male, Caucasoid, Negroid, Mongoloid.
Tibia onlyfemale/male, Caucasoid, Negroid, Mongoloid.
Fibula onlyfemale/male, Caucasoid, Negroid, Mongoloid.
Femur + Fibulamale Caucasoid, Negroid, Mongoloid.
Femur + Tibiafemale/male, Caucasoid, Negroid, Mongoloid.

Reference: "Digging up Bones", Don Brothwell, British Museum 1963, p 102