Locus: H7K11:029 Supervisor: A. DeGagne
Locus type: Earth
Designation: Fill in Pit 30
Start date: 03 Aug, 1998
End date: 27 Jul, 2004
Rationale
Reason: Darker, softer earth
Top separation: Unclear / Bottom separation: Average

Interpretation:
Function: Pit fill in upper layers
Stratigraphy remarks: Cut into an earth layer from ca. the same time period
Locus Date: Persian

Top Plan: 30,31,32,33,34
Draw Balks: N

Description

Munsel:
Verbal: Pinkish gray
Number: 5YR 7/2

Texture:
Sand clay loam-Silty clay loam
Particle Shape:
A: 10
As: 20
Sr: 30
R: 40

Consistence:
Hardness: S. Loose
Compactness: moderately. Loose
Wetness: moderately. Moist
Structure: Random

Measurements:
Length: 1.64
Width: 1.08
Lower Depth: 0.12
Upper Depth: 0.32
Direction: 270
Slope: 1


Inclusions:
Pebbles: 150.0
Cobbles: 33.0
Boulders: 9.0
Stone Distribution: Random

Remarks: Unexcavated in U98; goes into 7K12


Levels

location top level bottom level
5 914.13 (Legacy Level: 912.68) 914.01 (Legacy Level: 912.56)
5 914.11 (Legacy Level: 912.66) 913.91 (Legacy Level: 912.46)
6 914.23 (Legacy Level: 912.78) no level
11 914.17 (Legacy Level: 912.72) 913.86 (Legacy Level: 912.41)
11 914.20 (Legacy Level: 912.75) 913.96 (Legacy Level: 912.51)
12 914.19 (Legacy Level: 912.74) 913.88 (Legacy Level: 912.43)
17 913.93 (Legacy Level: 912.48) 914.08 (Legacy Level: 912.63)
17 914.20 (Legacy Level: 912.75) 913.88 (Legacy Level: 912.43)
location grid
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30
31 32 33 34 35 36



Stratigraphy

type description related locus
Under Earth layer H7K11:002
Over Wall H7K11:030
Equals Earth layer H7K12:036
Seals against Wall H7K11:030



Photos - Slideshow

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04H11106
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07 Jul, 2004
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04H11119
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08 Jul, 2004
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04H11132
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09 Jul, 2004
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04H11146
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12 Jul, 2004

Pottery Readings

date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
07 Jul, 2004 82 16 0 9 33
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 6 Bowls, 1 Plate, 1 Cooking pot, 2 Lamps
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
07 Jul, 2004 83 8 0 10 38
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 1 Jar, 1 Krater, 4 Bowls, 1 Plate
Iron 1 1 Bowl
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
08 Jul, 2004 84 82 2 13 51
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 1 Pithos, 1 Jar, 2 Bowls, 1 Plate, 1 Lamp
Early Iron 2 1 Jug, 1 Bowl
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
13 Jul, 2004 88 3 4 5 25
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 3 Bowls, 1 Plate, 2 Lamps
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
27 Jul, 2004 105 6 0 5 74
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 1 Jar, 1 Krater, 2 Bowls

Objects

registration description quantity certainty comments
A040108 Statue 1 Possible Incising is pre-firing. Incising may represent garment folds. Found with A040131, A040132.

Object Information

Shape: Amorphic
Material: Ceramic

Object Dimensions

Weight: 262.0cm
Height/Length: 11.7cm
Width: 10.2cm
Thickness: 2.22cm
A040131 Statue 1 Possible Incising is pre-firing; may represent garment folds; Found with A040132, A040108.

Object Information

Shape: Amorphic
Material: Ceramic

Object Dimensions

Weight: 154.0cm
Height/Length: 8.0cm
Width: 10.6cm
Thickness: 1.47cm
A040132 Statue 1 Possible Incising is pre-firing; found with A040131 and A040108. Somewhat concave.

Object Information

Shape: Amorphic
Material: Ceramic

Object Dimensions

Weight: 414.0cm
Height/Length: 12.4cm
Width: 13.9cm
Thickness: 2.1cm
A040224 Statue 1 Possible

Object Information

Shape: Nearly Triangular
Material: Ceramic

Object Dimensions

Weight: 384.0cm
Height/Length: 12.3cm
Width: 14.1cm
Thickness: 2.61cm
A040250 Stopper 1 Certain

Object Information

Shape: Nearly Circular
Material: Ceramic
Other Information:
  Jar

Object Dimensions

Weight: 18.0cm
Thickness: 1.5cm
Diameter: 3.5cm
A040251 Stopper 1 Certain

Object Information

Shape: Nearly Circular
Material: Ceramic
Other Information:
  Jar

Object Dimensions

Weight: 9.5cm
Thickness: 0.93cm
Diameter: 3.4cm
A040255 Statue 1 Probable

Object Information

Shape: Various
Material: Ceramic
Other Information:
  Anthropomorphic

Object Dimensions

Weight: 86.0cm
Height/Length: 3.9cm
Width: 4.9cm