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bulk provenience
CATEGORY: technique
DEFINITION: The location (provenience) of a group of similar objects by type of material and by level or surface.
point provenience
CATEGORY: technique
DEFINITION: The location (provenience) of a specific object at an exact point on a site.
provenience
SYNONYMS OR RELATED TERMS: provenance
CATEGORY: technique
DEFINITION: The source, origin, or location of an artifact or feature and the recording of same. It is the position of an archaeological find in time and space, recorded three-dimensionally. The horizontal reference system is usually some form of grid tied to a reference datum; the vertical dimension is reference to a vertical datum. I.e., the three-dimensional position of an archaeological find in time and space and recorded from a known datum point at an archaeological site.
provenience lot
CATEGORY: technique
DEFINITION: A defined spatial area, in either two dimensions (for surface data) or three dimensions (for excavated data), used as a minimal unit for provenience determination and recording.

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