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Cultural stratigraphy

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Subject Description

Statements about the cultural versus natural stratigraphy of a site, unit, or profile (what was found at what depth or in which stratum, statements about an artifact or feature, etc. being deeper than another, etc.); statements on the formation of an archaeological site, stratum, layer, or feature; generalized statements about unspecific features, etc.

This category, term, and scope note were introduced in 1997.

Archaeological measures, techniques, and analyses

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