EXAMINATION OF ORGANIC RESIDUES, BASKETRY, AND BOTANIC REMAINS FROM AZTEC RUINS, NEW MEXICO

Summary

Four residue samples from rooms in the West Ruin at Aztec Ruins, New Mexico, were

examined to identify the contents of the residue. Two of these residue samples were collected

from baskets. As appropriate, analysis of the residue samples included macrofloral

examination and/or microscopic identification of starches and phytoliths. A botanic sample from

Kiva D and material from the foundation of a coiled basketry ladle also were submitted for

identification.

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EXAMINATION OF ORGANIC RESIDUES, BASKETRY, AND BOTANIC REMAINS FROM AZTEC RUINS, NEW MEXICO. Linda Scott Cummings, Kathryn Puseman, Chad Yost. 2009 ( tDAR id: 380067) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8MS3S99

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