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Landslides and slips can completely change the topography of an entire archaeology site burying what was once on top by that which is much older, hence reversing the strata layers.
A more precise and accurate archaeology dating system is known as absolute dating and can in most circumstances provide a calendar year to the object.
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Healthy profits are to be made from illicitly plundered ancient sites or selling skillfully made forgeries.
Crystalline minerals when subjected to intense heat will burn with differing colours of flame.
Mostly used to date pottery in archaeology the method is very effective but costly.
I have a gold ring which I believe is ancient but also important! The way it's constructed, the way the internal sides of the rings gold are melted with faults that look like bits of silver And the slightly differing colours, the hand carved gem and its,inscription! The greatest problem with dating an artefact from an archaeology site is that nearly every absolute dating process requires the destruction of at least a piece of the object in conducting the analysis. There are relatively few dating laboratories and having an artefact dated can be an expensive exercise especially if the artefact is not of great value itself. When an archaeological site is excavated the sides of the unexcavated baulk reveals layering of subsequent settlements and activity.Stratigraphic excavation is the recording and study of these different strata as they are removed from the area.