Posted on Wednesday, 19 May, 2010 | 12 comments| News tip by: Still Waters
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The face of a medieval knight who died 700 years ago has been revealed through the use of forensic techniques.
A team at Dundee University were able to piece together what the knight would have looked like through analysis of his skeleton which was discovered underneath the floor of a chapel at Stirling castle in Scotland.
"The battle-scarred face of a medieval knight who was killed some 700 years ago has been revealed with the help of forensic skills employed in popular TV shows such as CSI."