Locus: H7K11:071 Supervisor: R. Saley
Locus type: Earth
Designation: Bricky earth layer
Start date: 03 Jul, 2008
End date: 08 Jul, 2008
Rationale
Reason: Inscrease in brick inclusions; more rubbly
Top separation: Average / Bottom separation: Average

Interpretation:
Function: Rubble layer preparation for Surf 70
Stratigraphy remarks: Earlier than Surf 70
Locus Date: Iron 1


Description

Munsel:
Verbal: Dark brown
Number: 10YR 4/3

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

Consistence:
Hardness: Loose
Compactness: moderately. Friable
Wetness: somewhat. Dry
Structure: Random

Measurements:
Length: 2.75
Width: 2.35
Lower Depth: 0.35
Upper Depth: 0.46
Direction: 0
Slope: 0


Inclusions:
Pebbles: 1000.0
Cobbles: 9.0
Boulders: 0.9
Stone Distribution: Random

Remarks: The rubble in the W seems to rest on a level surface; many bricky pockets (.21/sq m) & some small pockets of dark ash (.1/sq m)


Levels

location top level bottom level
5 913.40 (Legacy Level: 911.95) 913.05 (Legacy Level: 911.60)
6 913.42 (Legacy Level: 911.97) 913.02 (Legacy Level: 911.57)
10 913.47 (Legacy Level: 912.02) 913.05 (Legacy Level: 911.60)
18 913.52 (Legacy Level: 912.07) 913.06 (Legacy Level: 911.61)
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 H7K11:069
Under Surface H7K11:070
Over Earth layer H7K11:072
Equals Earth layer H7K21:066
Equals Earth layer H7K21:070
Seals against Wall H7K11:004
Seals against Wall H7K11:045



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08 Jul, 2008
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04 Jul, 2008
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04 Jul, 2008
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07 Jul, 2008
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Pottery Readings

date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
03 Jul, 2008 163 20 2 7 39
diagnostic date form
Iron 1 2 Bowls, 1 Cooking pot
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
04 Jul, 2008 164 23 0 7 48
diagnostic date form
Iron 1 1 Pithos, 2 Kraters, 1 Cooking pot
Late Bronze bods
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
07 Jul, 2008 166 49 2 6 85
diagnostic date form
Iron 1 1 Jug, 1 Bowl
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
08 Jul, 2008 167 31 2 3 70
diagnostic date form
Iron 1 1 Krater, 1 Bowl

Objects

registration description quantity certainty comments
A080110 Spindle whorl 1 Certain 2 pieces

Object Information

Shape: Circular
Material: Ceramic
Other Information:
  Reworked

Object Dimensions

Weight: 38.9cm
Height/Length: 7.4cm
Width: 0.7cm
Thickness: 0.7cm
Diameter: 0.7cm
Perforation Diameter: 0.8cm