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NATURAL SCIENCE, CUT - Humanities

Field label
NATURAL SCIENCE, CUT
Field mnemonic
CUT
Field name
  • Natural Science, Cut
  • Coupe biologique selon la nomenclature des sciences naturelles.
Field definition
This field contains a description of the type of cut of the natural science specimen. For zooarchaeology, note whether the specimen has cut marks indicating skinning or butchering.
Heading
NATURAL SCIENCE FIELDS
Comments
NOTE: This field has NOT been updated as part of the May 2010 Data Dictionary update. Priority for the Data Dictionary update was given to those fields that are required or strongly recommended for Artefacts Canada contribution. The Entry Rules for this field will be updated at a later date.
Entry rules
Enter the cut type or marks of skinning or butchering of the natural science specimen. Attributed data should be followed by space "?". A semicolon and a space should separate multiple entries.
Data type
alpha-numeric string
Examples
  • butchered
  • lateral striations about cranium
  • skinning ?
  • dépecé
  • stries latérales autour du crâne
  • écorché
Discipline
  • Archaeology
  • Ethnology
Field label (French)
COUPE BIOLOGIQUE
Field mnemonic (French)
COUP

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