Related Content

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Archaeology

GO

Show Summary Details

Overview

terminus ante quem


Quick Reference

(TAQ)

[Ge]

Literally, Latin for the ‘time before which’. A datable layer or structure in an archaeological sequence gives a TAQ dating endpoint for the deposition of all layers and material stratigraphically below it.

Subjects: Archaeology


Reference entries