Durrani, Farzand Ali, 1933-2003. Further excavations at Rehman Dheri

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

Title: Further excavations at Rehman Dheri

Published in: if part or section of a book or monograph Ancient Pakistan -- Vol. 7

Published By: Original publisher Ancient Pakistan -- Vol. 7 Peshawar, Pakistan: The Chairman of the Department of Archaeology, University of Peshawar. 1991. 61-151 p. ill.

By line: Author's name as appearing in the actual publication F. A. Durrani, Ihsan Ali, G. Erdosy

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 Archaeological excavation methods (1210); Cultural stratigraphy (912); Masonry (333); Architecture (341); Culture summary (105); Ceramic technology (323); Utensils (415); Visual arts (5311);

Abstract: Brief abstract written by HRAF anthropologists who have done the subject indexing for the document This summary of a fieldwork season at Rehman Dheri presents only preliminary findings. Features from each locus of the various deposits are presented, and there are descriptions and drawings of examples of the artifacts found. The site has several unusual aspects: its outline indicates city planning; Kot Dijian style ceramics appear throughout the strata; and the mud bricks used in the architecture were made from clay slabs dug from the beds of dry ponds or rivers and shaped for use. Dates are not known for most of the strata, but the platform in Area II was associated with amulets or seals typical of Mature Indus, and Loci 1000-1011 date to the Mature Indus. The following strata pertain to the Early Indus: 1018, 1020-1040, 2006, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2018, 2020, and 2021.

Document Number: HRAF's in-house numbering system derived from the processing order of documents 15

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. aq43-015

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

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 1991

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). 5300-3900 BP

Coverage Place: Location of the research culture or tradition (often a smaller unit such as a band, community, or archaeological site) Rehman Dheri, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan

LCSH: Library of Congress Subject Headings Excavations (Archaeology) -- Pakistan -- Rehman Dheri Site


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