Qaranicagi Archaeological Ceramics

2018-01-24T23:41:45Z (GMT) by Ethan Cochrane
Archaeological sherd measurements associated with:<div><br><div><div>Cochrane, E. E. (2002). "Explaining the Prehistory of Ceramic Technology on Waya Island, Fiji." Archaeology in Oceania 37(1): 37-50.</div><div><br></div></div></div><div><u>Column Heads:</u></div><div><br></div><div>Sherd Type: 0=no observation (sherd less than 1.5cm in longest dimension)</div><div>1=body</div><div>2=rim only</div><div>3=neck only</div><div>4=rim and neck (lip identifiable)</div><div>5=handle</div><div>6=carination</div><div><br></div><div>Weight: in grams</div><div><br></div><div>Thickness 1, 2 and 3: in mm</div><div><br></div><div>Fire Core: 0=no observation </div><div><br></div><div>See template</div><div><br></div><div>[For possible use</div><div>1=Incompletely Oxidized</div><div>2=Oxidized</div><div>3=Reduced]</div><div><br></div><div>Aplastics: dominant mode greater than 50% </div><div>0=no observation</div><div>1=Calcerous</div><div>2=Terrigenous</div><div>3=mixed calcereous and terrigenous</div><div>4=Shell</div><div>5=Mixed (none dominant)</div><div><br></div><div>Aplastic Abundance:Ethan Cochrane:</div><div>0=no observation</div><div>1=few</div><div>2=common</div><div>3=abundant</div><div><br></div><div>Interior and Exterior Colour: 0=no observation</div><div>1=7.5R +vlaue and chroma</div><div>2=5R</div><div>3=10R</div><div>4=2.5YR</div><div>5=5YR</div><div>6=7.5YR</div><div>7=10YR</div><div>8=2.5Y</div><div>9=5Y</div><div><br></div><div>Hardnesses: Moh's scale, value=lowest value that scratches the sherd, fingernail=2.5</div><div><br></div><div>Surface modification: 0=no observation</div><div>1=plain</div><div>2=PIPR</div><div>3=PICH</div><div>4=Incised</div><div>5=Comb</div><div>6=Punctate</div><div>7=Shell</div><div>8=Shell and Comb</div><div>9=Applique</div><div>10=Endtool notching</div><div>11=wiped</div><div>12=comb and end tool</div><div><br></div><div>Modification Location:</div><div>0=no observation</div><div>1=plain</div><div>2=lip</div><div>3=rim, exterior</div><div>4=rim, interior</div><div>5=rim, interior and ext.</div><div>6=neck, exterior</div><div>7=neck, interior</div><div>8=body</div><div><br></div><div>Organic Residues: 0=no observation</div><div>1=absent</div><div>2=present, interior</div><div>3=present, exterior</div><div>4=present, both surfaces</div><div><br></div><div>Rim Orientation: 0=no observation</div><div>1=direct</div><div>2=inverted</div><div><br></div><div>Rim Profile: 0=no observation</div><div>1=parallel</div><div>2=thinned</div><div>3=thickened</div><div>4=interior thickened</div><div>5=exterior thickened</div><div><br></div><div>Lip Shape: 0=no observation</div><div>1=rounded</div><div>2=squared</div><div>3=pointed</div><div><br></div><div>For additional information (e.g., site designations) see:</div><div><br></div><div><div>Cochrane, E. E. (2009). The Evolutionary Archaeology of Ceramic Diversity in Ancient Fiji. Oxford, Archaeopress.</div><div><br></div></div>