burial form

burial form

An official form issued by a coroner in the UK to authorise burial of the body of a decedent.
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Type A fragments (Figure 4) correspond to burial Form 1 (Figure 3) which includes an earlier thick-walled variant (IpaV, Coyo Aldea Type A2) and later, thin-walled, more highly polished variants (IpzV and IpAH, Coyo Aldea Types A1 and A4).
The data presented here involve the comparison of household rim types with known burial forms, an examination of the patterning in distribution of these rim types across the site's surface, and the quantification of color variation.
Rim and lip configurations could thus be associated with known vessels forms, reveal unusual or new vessel types, and be assigned TL dates from similar burial forms provided by Berenguer and his colleagues (1986; 1988).
It is equally possible that this enhanced production served the export of ritual vessels, since so many Negro Pulido vessels found outside San Pedro proper are burial forms (Fernandez 1978; Llagostera et al.
Equally fascinating in this volume is chapter five where Rowe examines a more radical alternative to traditional graves by discussing the new burial form of scattering ashes.
Mark Rowe's account of how traditional burial forms are being transformed in Japan provides an excellent lens through which to view the state of contemporary Japanese Buddhism.
Thus, despite the demographic pressures that have pushed traditional burial forms to their limit, Rowe argues that these new grave sites provide a new form of community.
Although novel burial forms have been duly noted in the Japanese press, Rowe's key contribution in this first full-length study of eternal memorial graves is in looking beneath the rise of such novel burial forms to observe that despite significant departures in external appearance, the bonds which drive the demand for a certain kind of burial and even the ritual form, for now, have not changed (75).
The burial form of these tombs primarily fell under the unique burial customs of the Qin people with the skeletons of the dead maintaining the fetal position.
The majority of his songs are about death of some kind, so it'll come as no surprise to learn the New Englander spends his days filling out burial forms on behalf of a Jewish cemetery organisation.