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Soil Systems, Inc. Shell Ornament Umbo Shape Coding Sheet

Year: 2001

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Soil Systems, Inc. analysts used this coding system to categorize the shape of and/or the design on the umbo of a shell ornament.

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Soil Systems, Inc. Shell Ornament Umbo Shape Coding Sheet. 2001 ( tDAR id: 6687) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8T15234

Category: Shell

Subcategory: Modification

Coding Rules

Code Term Description Mapped Ontology Node
- Not applicable unworked shell and ornaments lacking umbos
1 No modification
2 Simple carving
3 Zoomorphic carving
4 Incised
9 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

Category: Shell

Subcategory: Modification

File Information

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ssi-shell-ornament-umbo-shape-coding-sheet.xlsx 9.64kb Jul 8, 2011 6:05:53 PM Public
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