Latest Radiocarbon 14 dating of the Shroud of Turin Stories
Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Just in time for Easter, an ancient linen cloth believed to be an image of Jesus Christ after his crucifixion was dated back to about the time he would have been around, according to a report by the Telegraph. Giulio Fanti, a professor at Padua University, and journalist Saverio Gaeta say they have dated the 14-foot-long cloth known as the "Shroud of Turin," which bears the image of a man with wounds similar to those who suffered...
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.