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June 28, 2004

Opening Elevations:                                                  Students:

  • NW: 117 cm Below Datum Point    27.54                    Jill
  • NE: 113 cm bd                             27.58                    Zak
  • SW: 110 cm bd                            27.61
  • SE: 111 cm bd                             27.60


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

Soil: gray/brown claylike/loose soil

Passes: 1 pick pass beginning in S

Morning spent doing a pick pass across the trench.  The big chunk of terracotta remains in the south.  Locus 5 contains increasing amounts of pottery and bone and large amounts of terracotta.


Tools: pick axe, trowels, dustpan, buckets, wheelbarrow

Soil: gray/brown crumbly

Passes: 1 pick pass from S to N

Closing Elevations:

  • NW: 124 cm Below Datum Point        27.47
  • NE: 125 cm bd                                 27.46
  • SW: 126.5 cm bd                             27.445
  • SE: 120.5 cm bd                              27.505

Terracotta: 5 bowls

Pottery: 2 latte boxes, 109 pieces

Other: 1 latte box bone, 44 pieces

Latest Dateable:

Pick pass through trench.  Large amounts of terracotta, pottery and bone.

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Kathleen Elizabeth Droste. "KED I (2004-06-28):50-55; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 30B/2004, ID:536/Locus 5". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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