Italian researchers have developed a new theory that would date the famous Shroud of Turin to the time of Jesus — and still explain why attempts to date the shroud have come up with a medieval age.
The Shroud of Turin is traditionally held to be the burial cloth of Jesus.
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group initially planned to conduct a range of different studies on the cloth, including radio-carbon dating. The six labs that showed interest in performing the procedure fell into two categories, according to the method they utilised: In 1982, the S. The blind-test method was abandoned because the distinctive three-to-one herringbone twill weave of the shroud could not be matched in the controls, and a laboratory could thus identify the shroud sample.
Gove consulted numerous laboratories which were able at the time (1982) to carbon-date small fabric samples. [...] The pressure on the ecclesiastic authorities to accept the Turin protocol have almost approached illegality.
The development in the 1970s of new techniques for radio-carbon dating, which required much lower quantities of source material, prompted the Catholic Church to found the Shroud of Turin Research Project (S. Also present were Cardinal Ballestrero, four priests, archdiocese spokesperson Luigi Gonella, photographers, a camera operator, Michael Tite of the British Museum and the labs' representatives.Most images on this site are copyrighted and used with permission.Please do not copy images without obtaining permission of the copyright owner.This person was saying that the carbon dating was inaccurate because the piece of cloth they cut off to test the shroud with, was apparently constantly being handled. That very mild usage of an object can change the dating of it? During a portion of the special, they detailed the believed trip that the shroud made on its way to Turin, Italy. The shroud would remain in one place for hundreds of years, only be to touched when it was to be moved.In preforming Carbon dating the sample is washed with a strong acid followed by a strong base.