Although we are primarily concerned with the Baghdad battery in the instructable, this step addresses the containment and construction of any electrochemical cell.
Spatial concepts. The fundamental spatial concept of archeology is the site. The best definition, as for many of the terms discussed here, has been provided by Willey
This webpage is for Dr. Wheeler's literature students, and it offers introductory survey information concerning the literature of classical China, classical Rome
Shoulder the area of an artifact that divides the blade from the stem or hafting area.
Offers a variety of analytical services related to obsidian trace element characterization ("sourcing") studies, obsidian hydration studies, and obsidian source
The radiocarbon date obtained for the arrowhead was in accordance with the date of presumed manufacture.
Canonical XML Version 1.1 is a revision to Canonical XML Version 1.0 to address issues related to inheritance of attributes in the XML namespace when canonicalizing
The pressure flaking may have taken the form of alternate uniface bevel flaking, biface serration flaking, alternate biface bevel flaking or irregular pressure flaking artifact dating terminology.
A note on bottle books: Like with all collectibles and antiques, good advice is always to "Buy the book before the bottle." Knowledge is power and even safety (of
Flaking, primary initial flaking, usually broad, shallow, random percussion, used to roughly shape a preform into a desired outline for a tool or projectile.
Applied Phlebotinum: The Middleman admits he has no idea whence come the weapons and gadgets and things — they just show up sometimes, in boxes.
When living matter dies, no new carbon is added.