Archaeology excavation is best known and most commonly used within the science of archaeology. In this sense it is the exposure, processing and recording of archaeological remains.
Sunday, April 18, 2010
Underwater Archaeology: Excavating the Nile with Dr Hawass
archaeologically speaking, can you place those artifacts in context? If not, you have nothing! Unless you're just a pot-hunter looking for pretty baubles. Jumping into the Nile and pulling up a piece of granite or pottery is not archaeology!