Obsidian Data for Terrace S25

Creator(s): Ronald Faulseit

Year: 2015

Summary

This file contains all of the data for the nearly 1200 pieces collected during the 2051 excavations on Terrace S25, Cerro Danush, Dainzú-Macuilxóchitl. Including material categories (prismatic blade, flake, point, etc.), measurements, color assignments, provenience, etc.

Cite this Record

Obsidian Data for Terrace S25. Ronald Faulseit. 2015 ( tDAR id: 402331) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8TB18K6

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Data Set Structure

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

Table Information: bifaces

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nombre VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Córtex VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Extensión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Dimensión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Continuidad VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Dentado VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Etapa tecnolígica BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma de la base VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma extremo distal VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma cuerpo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Espesor (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Materia Prima VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: ALL

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Color materia prima/variante Color assignment
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición Whether the object is fragmented or whole
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
pXRF sample date That date in which the object was analyzed using pXRF device
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
LMN color comment Color assignment by Linda M. Nicholas
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category This gives the overall registry number for all objects collected from the Dainzú-Macuilxóchitl site. It is always REG 2061
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
LMN comment These are comments made by Linda M. Nicholas on the particular objects while conducting the pXRF analysis.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type (RKF) This is the basic assignment of the obsidian object into categories based on form. For example, flake, prismatic blade, eccentric, etc. These assignments were made during the pXRF study by Ronald Faulseit, Gary Feinman, and Linda Nicholas
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type (GAL) This is the tool type assignment made by the project lithic specialist Alma López
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Bloque Excavation block, see project report for more specific information and map
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro This is the excavation unit, which provides horizontal provenience for the particular obsidian object. See project report for map of units.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel Stratigraphic layer in which the object was extracted
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
lasca labio VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
lasca terminación VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
retoque/ Modificación VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Huellas de uso Evidence of use?
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
negativos VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Column #27 VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Column #28 VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Notes VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Notes VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo (mín) Length
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (mín) Width
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Espesor (mín) Thickness
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) Weight
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Plataforma/ cuerpo/ forma hoja Whether object has a platform
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Sección transversal/ forma bulbo If the object contains a percussion bulb
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Column #19 VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Serie/etapa de presión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
pXRF Sample Number VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Desechos

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Categoría VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Lmm DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Column #14 BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Color materia prima/variante VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Bloque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Wgt DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Thmm DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Wmm DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Excéntricos

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Extensión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Column #23 BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Retoque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Dimensión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Continuidad VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Serie/etapa de presión BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Column #18 BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Plataforma VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Espesor (mín) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (mín) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo (mín) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Color materia prima/variante VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Bloque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Lascas

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
#Negativos VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Huellas de uso VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Retoque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Terminación VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Labio VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Etapa tecnológica VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma bulbo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Tipo de plataforma VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Wgt DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Thmm DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Wmm DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Lmm DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Color VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Bloque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
other comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Núcleos

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Uso VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Fase de reducción VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Córtex (%) VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Patrón de desbaste/Tipo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Profundidad (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Materua Prima VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
nivel BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
cuadro VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
bloque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
other comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Navajas Prismáticas

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Cuadro Excavation unit, provides horizontal provenience from excavation grid. See project report for more information.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel Stratigraphic layer from excavation unit
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date Date the object was analyzed using pXRF
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number pXRF sample number
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
lmn color comment Color assignment from Linda M. Nicholas
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. This is REG 2061 for all object from Dainzú-Macuilxóchitl
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) This is a sub-category within the registry assigned to a particular object or group of objects
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. This is a sub-category within the PM designation for individual object numbers within a group.
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
lmn comment Comments by Linda M. Nicholas
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type Blade, flake, point, etc.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Bloque Excavation block, see Project Report for map of blocks and units.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Color materia prima/variante Color assigned visually
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición whether broken or whole
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo (mín) Length
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (mín) Width
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Espesor (mín) Thickness
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) Weight
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Plataforma VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Sección transversal VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Huellas de uso VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Modificación VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Serie/etapa de presión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Perforadores

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Materia Prima All of the objects in this file are obsidian
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición This category provides detail as to whether the piece is complete or fragmented
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo (mín) Length
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date This is the date that the XRF reading was taken
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample # pXRF sample number
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color Color determined through visual inspection
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. This is the overall INAH registry number for the site of Dainzú-Macuilxóchitl, all materials recovered from the site are in REG 2061
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) This is a sub-category of the site registration number. It either identifies individual objects within the 2061 registry, or groups of artifacts. For example, obsidian prismatic blades are grouped within REG 2061 PM 388
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. This is the particular object number within a registry category. For example, REG 2061 PM 388-1, refers to the particular obsidian prismatic blade registered.
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool type This was determined through visual inspection.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Reto que Notes whether the object has evidence for retouch
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Continuidad VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Dimensión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Extensión VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Córtex If the object is cortical
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Etapa Tecnológica VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nombre VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (mín) Width
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Espesor (mín) Thickness
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) Weight
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma cuerpo/ base Shape of the body and base
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Dirección/ Eje punta type of point (triangular, conical, etc.)
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho Máx Punta (cm) maximum width of point
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho Mín Punta (cm) Minimum width point
DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Terrace All of the objects in this file were collected on Terrace S25, which is on Cerro Danush in the Dainzú-Macuilxóchitl site.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro This is the excavation unit designation that gives the horizontal provenience of the particular object.
VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel Stratigraphic level that gives the vertical provenience of the object.
BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Table Information: Puntas de proyectil

Column Name Data Type Type Category Coding Sheet Ontology
Observaciones VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nombre VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Técnica lasqueo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Patrón lasqueo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Sección punto de la cruz VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma de la base VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Simetría pedúnculo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma pedúnculo VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Localización de Muescas VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Tipo enmangue VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Dentada VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma extremo distal VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Forma hoja VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Peso (gr) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Espesor (mín) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Ancho (mín) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Largo mín (cm) DOUBLE  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Condición VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Materia Prima VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Nivel BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Cuadro VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Bloque VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
tool tpe VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Object No. BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
registry category (PM) BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
Site Registry No. BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
color comment VARCHAR  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample number BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none
sample date BIGINT  Uncoded Value uncategorized none none

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 400 to 1300 (Based on 28 Radiocarbon Dates from this project and numerous others from Bernal and Oliveros)

Spatial Coverage

min long: -96.561; min lat: 16.999 ; max long: -96.537; max lat: 17.022 ;

Individual & Institutional Roles

Contact(s): Jeremias Pink

Principal Investigator(s): Ronald Faulseit

Record Identifiers

National Science Foundation (s): BCS 1353793

Source Collections

All of the artifacts from the project are curated under the Mexican Registry number REG 2061, and individual items/categories are number sequentially. So each item is marked and registered in this fashion REG 2061 PM X

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Obsidian Data from 2015 Excavation of Terrace S25, Cerro Danush
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