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Soil Systems, Inc. Ornament Type Coding Sheet

Year: 2001

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Soil System's, Inc. used the following codes to categorize different types of prehistoric and/or historic ornaments of various material types. Note that SSI used an additional coding scheme for the material type of ornaments.

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Soil Systems, Inc. Ornament Type Coding Sheet. 2001 ( tDAR id: 6682) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8Z036R3

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Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
0 Unworked shell
1 Disk bead
2 Olivella bead
3 Whole shell bead (other than olivella)
4 Other bead
5 Indeterminate pendant
6 Whole shell pendant (includes tinklers)
7 Geometric pendant
8 Effigy pendant
9 Other pendant
10 Bracelet/armlet
11 Ring
12 Lip/nose plug
13 Tessera
14 Mosaic
15 Geometric Disk
20 Gaming piece
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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File Information

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ssi-ornament-type-coding-sheet.xlsx 9.61kb Jul 8, 2011 5:35:32 PM Public
Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America