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July 14, 2004

Opening Elevations:                     AE:                                 Students:

  • NW: 177 cm bd                          26.94                   Kathryn, Jason
  • NE: 175 cm bd                           26.96                   Eric, Jan
  • SW: 174.5 cm bd                       26.965                 Hannah, Andrew
  • SE: 179 cm bd                           26.92                   Kate, Charlotte


Tools: pick axe, trowels, buckets, dustpans, wheelbarrow, plumb bob, line level, tape measure

Soil: charcoal filled soil

Passes: 1 pick pass NW corner then NE and SW corners

Pick pass beginning to reveal next locus of a new soil - gray, yellow with a shale like consistency clearing up the last of the burn layer which has very little pottery, bone or terracotta.

Closing Elevations: Locus 8:

  • NW: 192 cm bd
  • NE: 184.5 cm bd
  • SW: 185.8 cm bd
  • SE: 187 cm bd

Terracotta: 1 bowl

Pottery: 218

Other: 89 bone, 1 bulk bronze


Tools: pick axe, trowels, baulk hammers, buckets, wheelbarrow

Soil: charcoal filled, yellow shale like

Passes: baulk wall trim

Trench brought down to final level.  Afternoon spent working on baulk walls in preparation for drawing baulk walls tomorrow.

Terracotta: 1 bowl

Pottery: 183 baulk trim

Other: 53 bone from baulk trim

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Kathleen Elizabeth Droste. "KED I (2004-07-14):100-103; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 30B/2004, ID:536/Locus 8". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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