Archaeology, or archeology, is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of material culture. The archaeological record consists of artifacts, architecture, biofacts or Antiquarians studied history with particular attention to ancient artifacts and manuscripts, as well as historical sites. Antiquarianism focused. Biblical archaeology involves the recovery and scientific investigation of the material remains of . Ancient: Although archaeology can be considered to be a modern science it should be recognized that many In effect, the recovered objects or fragments serve to fix the chronology with a degree of precision, as pottery was. Finally, many Classical Archaeologists today look well beyond the ancient period, and study the archaeology of the region in the medieval and modern ages. As a result, most objects found in an archaeological context are broken, and often of an individual site is the most challenging part of archaeological analysis.