Locus: H7K21:040 Supervisor: a. dEgAGNE
Locus type: Earth
Designation: Beaten-earth Surface
Start date: 02 Jul, 2004
End date: 23 Jul, 2004
Rationale
Reason: Harder earth with ash flecks and plaster inclusions
Top separation: Clear / Bottom separation: Very Clear

Interpretation:
Function: Beaten-earth surface with cultural debris on top; used with cobble floor
Stratigraphy remarks: Later than Wall 42
Locus Date: Late Iron 2/Persian


Description

Munsel:
Verbal: Brown
Number: 10YR 5/3

Texture:
Loam-Silt loam
Particle Shape:
A: 10
As: 20
Sr: 30
R: 40

Consistence:
Hardness: Hard
Compactness: moderately. Firm
Compactness: moderately. Gravelly
Wetness: moderately. Dry
Structure: Random

Measurements:
Length: 5.2
Width: 3.1
Lower Depth: 0.03
Upper Depth: 0.0
Direction: 0
Slope: 0

Surface Material:
Beaten Earth
Greates number observable: 0

Inclusions:
Pebbles: 400.0
Cobbles: 3.0
Stone Distribution: Random

Remarks: Many variations, including plaster frags, charcoal flecks, minerals in bright tan; seems to contact the cobble floor from U02


Levels

location top level bottom level
22 913.81 (Legacy Level: 912.36) 913.73 (Legacy Level: 912.28)
23 913.74 (Legacy Level: 912.29) 913.61 (Legacy Level: 912.16)
25 913.93 (Legacy Level: 912.48) 913.90 (Legacy Level: 912.45)
27 914.00 (Legacy Level: 912.55) 913.97 (Legacy Level: 912.52)
30 913.76 (Legacy Level: 912.31) 913.68 (Legacy Level: 912.23)
35 913.98 (Legacy Level: 912.53) 913.98 (Legacy Level: 912.53)
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 H7K21:039
Over Wall H7K21:042
Over Wall H7K21:043
Over Earth layer H7K21:046
Over Earth layer H7K21:047



Photos - Slideshow

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04H21147
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12 Jul, 2004
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04H21120
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04 Jul, 2004
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04H21025
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30 Jun, 2004
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04H21078
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05 Jul, 2004
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04H21092
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06 Jul, 2004
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04H21107
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07 Jul, 2004
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04H21042
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01 Jul, 2004

Pottery Readings

date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
02 Jul, 2004 144 13 4 8 59
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian 1 Jug, 5 Bowls, 1 Plate
Early Iron 1 1 Cooking pot
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
05 Jul, 2004 146 9 1 2 24
diagnostic date form
Iron 2 1 Cooking bowl
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
06 Jul, 2004 148 24 1 4 74 Trefoil jug with spout
diagnostic date form
Roman 1 poss
Iron 2 3 Jugs
Late Bronze 1 Jug
Early Bronze 1 bod
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
07 Jul, 2004 151 5 0 4 25
diagnostic date form
Iron 2 poss
Iron 1 1 Pithos, 2 Bowls
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
08 Jul, 2004 152 5 0 2 23
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 2/Persian poss
Iron 2 1 Bowl
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
23 Jul, 2004 157 4 2 3 14
diagnostic date form
Late Iron 1 1 Pithos, 1 Krater
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
26 Jul, 2004 158 11 0 3 20
diagnostic date form
Iron 1
Late Bronze
date pail baskets publish diagnostics total count location comments
27 Jul, 2004 162 4 0 0 14
diagnostic date form
Early Iron 2 2 bods
Iron bods

Objects

registration description quantity certainty comments
B040009 Figurine 1 Certain

Object Information

Shape: Slightly Conical
Material: Ceramic
Other Information:
  Head
  Anthropomorphic

Object Dimensions

Weight: 19.1cm
Height/Length: 3.6cm
Width: 2.7cm
Thickness: 1.9cm