EMAP - Lithic Flakes - Stage Coding Sheet

Part of the EMAP - Lithics Datasets project

Creator(s): Sarah Klassen

Year: 2013


The Eastern Mimbres Archaeological Project (EMAP), co-directed by Drs. Margaret Nelson and Michelle Hegmon began in 1990, building upon earlier work by Nelson. EMAP focuses on the later (post-AD 1000) prehistory of the eastern Mimbres area, a portion of the Mimbres region in southwest New Mexico. In 1982 Nelson was at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque and in the early 1990s at the State University of New York, Buffalo, and Hegmon was at New Mexico State University, Las Cruces. In 1995 both moved to Arizona State University, where they and the project reside today. Earlier work by EMAP focused on the post-AD 1150 period, specifically what is now called the Reorganization phase [1150-early 1200s] of the Postclassic period. After 1998 the project focused on the Classic period (AD 1000-1130). Key research issues include the social and ecological dynamics of reorganization, residential mobility among farmers, environmental impact and sustainable farming practices, pottery production and exchange, and community organization.

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EMAP - Lithic Flakes - Stage Coding Sheet. Sarah Klassen. 2013 ( tDAR id: 390989) ; doi:10.6067/XCV83F4QGJ

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Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
1 all cortex
2 some cortex
3 no cortex, few scars (3 or fewer for large flakes; 2 or fewer for small flakes)
4 no cortex, many scars
5 angular debris
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings
The following coding rules exist in datasets mapped to this coding sheet, but are not in the coding sheet

This Coding Sheet is Used by the Following Datasets:

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