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Unformatted text preview: -Dependent on Research Questions, Kinds of Materials, Budget 3. Analyses of Artifacts A. Technological Analyses how they are manufactured. Technological Attributes, ways to identify chemical com-pounds- identify where they come from in geographical source Technological Types; Sourcing Studies (Constituent Analysis), Regional Exchange B. Form Analyses Functional Studies of Tools Ceramics Jars, Bowls, Pitchers; Residue Analysis-residues on artifacts C. Stylistic Analyses Stylistic Attributes- Ceramics i.Chronology Design Motif; ii. Identity or Ownership Pecked Marked Ceramics Market Street Chinatown. 4. Ecofacts Archaeobotany or Paleoethnobotany, Microscopic: Palynology, Starch Grains, Phytoliths Macroscopic:seeds, nuts; Zooarchaeology, Coprolites...
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- Spring '09