Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Quality of Bone Preservation

Part of the Napoleon Hollow, IL (11PK500) project

Year: 2015


Codes for quality of bone preservation

Cite this Record

Illinois State Museum coding sheet for Quality of Bone Preservation. 2015 ( tDAR id: 400976) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8HD7X79

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Ontology: Fauna Condition Ontology

Category: Fauna

Subcategory: Condition

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
1 solution pitted Porous
2 dissolved Fragile
3 mineralized/fossilized Indeterminate
4 chalky (mussel dust) Fragile
5 terrible condition (bone meal) Fragile
6 poor condition (very crumbly and cracked) Flaking
7 fair condition (slightly crumbly) Flaking
8 good condition (solid) Good
9 excellent condition Good
Special Coding Rules: These entries are not in the coding-sheet, but represent edge-cases in Data Integration that may benefit from custom mappings

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