Alur, K. R.. Report on the animal remains from Kayatha: Appendix A

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Author: Author's name as listed in Library of Congress records

Title: Report on the animal remains from Kayatha: Appendix A

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Excavations at Kayatha, by Z. D. Ansari & M. K. Dhavalikar

Published By: Original publisher Excavations at Kayatha, by Z. D. Ansari & M. K. Dhavalikar Pune: Deccan College Postgraduate and Research Institute. 1975. 157-163 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Dr. K. R. Alur

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2002. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Central Indian Neolithic (AQ63)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Laboratory analysis of materials other than dating methods in archaeology (1212); Fauna (136); Domesticated animals (231); Food preparation (252);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document Alur briefly discusses the animal remains found at Kayatha. Alur's findings indicate cattle were used for agriculture and there was evidence that animals were 'not dismembered before roasting' (page 160). A table lists the type of animal found and its skeletal element.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 6

Document ID: HRAF's unique document identifier. The first part is the OWC identifier and the second part is the document number in three digits. aq63-006

Document Type: May include journal articles, essays, collections of essays, monographs or chapters/parts of monographs. Essay

Language: Language that the document is written in English

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1968

Evaluation: In this alphanumeric code, the first part designates the type of person writing the document, e.g. Ethnographer, Missionary, Archaeologist, Folklorist, Linguist, Indigene, and so on. The second part is a ranking done by HRAF anthropologists based on the strength of the source material on a scale of 1 to 5, as follows: 1 - poor; 2 - fair; 3 - good, useful data, but not uniformly excellent; 4 - excellent secondary data; 5 - excellent primary data Biologist-5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry ; 2001

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 4000 BP-3200 BP (2000 B.C.-1200 B.C.)

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Kayatha, India

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Neolithic Period--India


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