Spring 2015 Wk 6: Let them eat cake!

The aim of this week’s class was to introduce the students to context, stratigraphy, and all the field paperwork required to document it.  In archaeology, we use a concept known as the Harris Matrix to describe depositional history.  Within the Harris Matrix, each action is represented by a context.  A positive context is when something … Read more Spring 2015 Wk 6: Let them eat cake!