TITLE

Microdebitage and Archaeological Activity Analysis

AUTHOR(S)
Vance, Elizabeth D.
PUB. DATE
July 1987
SOURCE
Archaeology;Jul/Aug87, Vol. 40 Issue 4, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes strategies and methods for microdebitage and archaeological analysis. Techniques for recovering the sawdust of ancient flintknappers and tracing the locations of their workplace and dumps; Problems in distinguishing microdebitage and angular grains of sand; Uses of microdebitage; Implications for archaeological research and expedition.
ACCESSION #
10949212

 

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