Locus: H7K11:046 Supervisor: M. Czarnovicz
Locus type: Earth
Designation: Firm debris layer
Start date: 28 Jul, 2004
End date: 06 Jul, 2006
Rationale
Reason: Change in color
Top separation: Clear / Bottom separation: Average

Interpretation:
Function: Debris with indications of food storage
Stratigraphy remarks: Later than Wall 4
Locus Date: Late Iron 2/Persian

Top Plan: 40,44,45,47

Description

Munsel:
Verbal: Very pale brown
Number: 10YR 8/3

Texture:
Sand clay loam-Silty clay loam
Particle Shape:
A: 75
As: 10
Sr: 10
R: 5

Consistence:
Hardness: S. Hard
Compactness: moderately. Crumbly
Compactness: moderately. Gravelly
Wetness: somewhat. Moist
Structure: Random

Measurements:
Length: 0.85
Width: 0.38
Lower Depth: 0.09
Upper Depth: 0.34
Direction: 0
Slope: 0


Inclusions:
Pebbles: 550.0
Cobbles: 58.0
Stone Distribution: Random

Earth Inclusions:
Nari Frequency: 100.0
Nari Size: 0.01
Earth Distribution: Random

Remarks: Mainly in 7K21; but the pithos is in 7K11; incompletely excavated in U04


Levels

location top level bottom level
5 913.95 (Legacy Level: 912.50) 913.61 (Legacy Level: 912.16)
11 913.85 (Legacy Level: 912.40) 913.76 (Legacy Level: 912.31)
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 H7K11:031
Over Earth layer H7K11:046
Over Earth layer H7K11:048
Over Earth layer H7K11:049



Photos - Slideshow

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04H11331
Progress
28 Jul, 2004
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04H11347
Progress
29 Jul, 2004
06h11071 06H11071
Progress
05 Jul, 2006
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06h11090 06H11090
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06 Jul, 2006
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Pottery Readings

date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
30 Jul, 2004 112 4 0 0 21
diagnostic date form
Early Iron 2 bods
Late Iron 1 bods
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
04 Jul, 2006 120 3 0 0 3
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
06 Jul, 2006 126 4 0 1 13
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 1 Bowl
Iron

Objects

registration description quantity certainty comments
A06089 Shell 1 Certain

Object Information

Shape: Nearly Oval
Material: Shell
Other Information:
  Perforated
  Cowry

Object Dimensions

Weight: 1.3cm
Height/Length: 1.837cm
Width: 1.374cm
Thickness: 0.589cm