Wright, Rita P.. Fine ware traditions at Mehrgarh

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

Title: Fine ware traditions at Mehrgarh

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Mehrgarh: field reports 1974-1985 from Neolithic times to the Indus civilization, edited by Catherine Jarringe … [et. al.]

Published By: Original publisher Mehrgarh: field reports 1974-1985 from Neolithic times to the Indus civilization, edited by Catherine Jarringe … [et. al.] Karachi, Pakistan: Golden Graphics Limited. [1995]. 662-671 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication by Rita P. Wright

HRAF Publication Information: New Haven, Conn.: Human Relations Area Files, 2016. Computer File

Culture: Culture name from the Outline of World Cultures (OWC) with the alphanumberic OWC identifier in parenthesis. Early Indus (AQ43)

Subjects: Document-level OCM identifiers given by the anthropology subject indexers at HRAF Ceramic technology (323); Laboratory analysis of materials other than dating methods in archaeology (1212); Organization and analysis of results of research (128); Visual arts (5311); Innovation (176);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document The author used a portable stereo-microscope to examine Togau and Faiz Mohammad wares from Periods II-VII at Mehrgarh revealing, among other things, the presence of craft specialists at one of the earliest known ceramic production areas in the Middle East.

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. aq43-006

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

Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 667)

Field Date: The date the researcher conducted the fieldwork or archival research that produced the document 1983-1985

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 Archaeologist-4, 5

Analyst: The HRAF anthropologist who subject indexed the document and prepared other materials for the eHRAF culture/tradition collection. Sarah Berry; 2015

Coverage Date: The date or dates that the information in the document pertains to (often not the same as the field date). 7500-5500 BP

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

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Neolithic period--Pakistan--Balochistan//Copper age--Pakistan--Balochistan//Excavations (Archaeology)--Pakistan--Balochistan//Mehrgarh Site (Pakistan)//Balochistan (Pakistan)--Antiquities


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