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20BY28 faunal dataset

Creator(s): Beverley Smith

Year: 2002

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Faunal Identifications from Late Archaic occupation

Cite this Record

20BY28 faunal dataset. Beverley Smith. 2002 ( tDAR id: 394405) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8F47Q6T

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Data Set Structure

Measurement Column
Count Column
Coded Column
Filename Column
Integration Column (has Ontology)

Table Information: 20BY28-Lt-Archaic-id-s

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Completeness VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Completeness Coding sheet for Completeness (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Completeness Ontology
Side VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Side Coding sheet for Side (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Side Ontology
Element VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Element Coding sheet for Element (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Element Ontology
Context Type VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Context Coding sheet for Context Type (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archaic Context Types
Site Type VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Context Coding sheet for Site Type (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archaic Site Type
Recovery VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Recovery Method Coding sheet for Recovery (20BY28 faunal dataset) EAFWG Recovery Method Ontology
Cultural Aff VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Site Coding sheet for Cultural Aff (20BY28 faunal dataset) EAFWG Chronology Ontology
Unit North and East from Datum
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Unit Coding sheet for Unit (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archaic Excavation Level/Unit Type
Feature VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Feature Type Coding sheet for Feature (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archaic Context Types
Butchering BIGINT  Coded Value Fauna : Butchering Coding sheet for Butchering (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Butchering Ontology
Level 5 cm. beginning at the top of the undisturbed midden deposits
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Level Coding sheet for Level (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archaic Excavation Level/Unit Type
Taxon ID VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Coding sheet for Taxon ID (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Taxon Ontology - Eastern US
Preservation VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Condition Coding sheet for Preservation (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Condition Ontology
ID# Assigned by Faunal Analyst
BIGINT  Uncoded Value Provenience and Context : Other none none
Area zones, portion, wall collapse, etc. within feature
VARCHAR  Coded Value Provenience and Context : Locus Coding sheet for Area (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archaic Excavation Level/Unit Type
Gnawed BIGINT  Coded Value Fauna : Gnawing/Animal Modification Coding sheet for Gnawed (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Gnawing Ontology
#Burned BIGINT  Count Fauna : Burning none none
Resource Type VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Taxon Coding sheet for Resource Type (20BY28 faunal dataset) Eastern Archiac Resource type ontology
NISP BIGINT  Count Fauna : Count none none
Comments Portion of element; relative size; breakage; condition, etc.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value Fauna : Other none none
Burning VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Burning Coding sheet for Burning (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Burning Intensity Ontology
Portion VARCHAR  Coded Value Fauna : Portion/Proximal/Distal Coding sheet for Portion (20BY28 faunal dataset) Fauna Proximal-Distal/Portion Ontology


Temporal Coverage

Radiocarbon Date: 4152 to 4080 (20BY387; 4116+/-36 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 30 NE1/4;; D-AMS020951; calcined bone)

Radiocarbon Date: 4350 to 4150 (20BY387; 4250+/-100 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 68; BETA154680; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 3740 to 3600 (20BY28; 3670+/-70 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 17B; BETA154674; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 3790 to 3690 (20BY28; 3740+/-50 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 3; BETA154672; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 3756 to 3674 (20BY28; 3715+/-41 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 19; D-AMS020949; calcined bone)

Radiocarbon Date: 3820 to 3700 (20BY28; 3760+/-60 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 52; BETA154676; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 3700 to 3620 (20BY28;3660+/-40 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 13; BETA154673; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 4104 to 4042 (20BY28; 4073+/-31 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 33 E1/2; D-AMS020950; bone collagen)

Radiocarbon Date: 3020 to 2900 (20BY28; 2960+/-60 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 57; BETA154677; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 3906 to 3820 (20BY387; 3863+/-43 RCYBP; Feature 60 E1/2; D-AMS020953; calcined bone)

Radiocarbon Date: 4020 to 3940 (20BY387; 3980+/-40 RCYBP; Uncalibrated; Feature 53; BETA154678; botanical)

Radiocarbon Date: 3880 to 3800 (20BY387; 3840+/-40 RCYBP; uncalibrated; Feature 60 W1/2; BETA181524; Cucurbito pepo rind)

Radiocarbon Date: 4040 to 3972 (20BY387; 4006+/-34; Uncalibrated; Feature 58 N1/2; D-AMS020952; calcined bone)

Spatial Coverage

min long: -83.913; min lat: 43.58 ; max long: -83.837; max lat: 43.63 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Beverley Smith

Source Collections

Michigan State University

Related Comparative Collections

Eastern Archaic Faunal Working Group
Great Lakes/Upper Midwest

File Information

  Name Size Creation Date Date Uploaded Access
20BY28-Lt-Archaic-id-s.xlsx 35.39kb Jan 14, 2015 Jun 19, 2016 6:22:12 AM Embargoed Five Years
Translated version 20BY28-Lt-Archaic-id-s_translated.xls (128.00kb)
Data column(s) in this dataset have been associated with coding sheet(s) and translated:

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Contact(s): Beverley Smith

Arizona State University The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation National Science Foundation National Endowment for the Humanities Society for American Archaeology Archaeological Institute of America