Soil Systems, Inc. Inhumation Head Facing Coding Sheet

Creator(s): Soil Systems, Inc.

Year: unknown


The direction the interred individual was facing is indicated by these codes from SSI's inhumation form.

Cite this Record

Soil Systems, Inc. Inhumation Head Facing Coding Sheet. Soil Systems, Inc.. ( tDAR id: 6342) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8RJ4HG3

Category: Human Burial

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
0 Absent Head absent & cannot determine direction facing based on body position
1 North
2 Northeast
3 East
4 Southeast
5 South
6 Southwest
7 West
8 Northwest
9 Up
10 Down
15 Other
99 Indeterminate
Code Term Description
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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head-facing-codes-from-ssi-inhumation-form.xlsx 8.70kb Jun 10, 2011 9:52:55 AM Public