Open Context

Daily Log

39

July 29, 2003

AM

Locus 6 was excavated further. There was a sharp slope of the Locus 7 burn layer down to the east.  Two large rocks were uncovered on the eastern end, probably resting on the surface of the burn layer.

PM

During the afternoon, it became apparent that there was a tile spread within the eastern baulk wall within Locus 6.  It contains larger pieces of tile than anything that

has come out of the trench thus far in Locus 6.  Large fragments of cover and pan tile, as well as at least one ridge pole tile, are all visible.  There was nearly a 30 cm discrepancy between the western side and the eastern side floor, and the burn layer still has not been exposed on the eastern end.  The soil had very few artifacts today, less than a latte box full of pottery and bone, and terracotta and plaster in smaller amounts than has been recovered earlier.

The largest rocks in the trench were:

Northern rock:  E 163.09, S 59.56, elev. 26.95

Southern rock:  E 162.98, S 59.11, elev. 26.92

FINDS

Locus 6:

  • 9 terracotta fragments
  • 80 plaster fragments
  • 65 ceramic fragments
  • 8 bone fragments
Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
Editorial Note

Open Context editors work with data contributors to annotate datasets to shared vocabularies, ontologies, and other standards using 'Linked Open Data' (LOD) methods.

The annotations presented above approximate some of the meaning in this contributed data record to concepts defined in shared standards. These annotations are provided to help make datasets easier to understand and use with other datasets.

Suggested Citation

Robert Wanner. "RWW III (2003-07-29):39-41; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 33/2003, ID:508/Locus 6". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/7714f015-d1ba-40e7-aa95-4c4d385f3627>

Editorial Status

●●●○○
Managing editor reviewed

Part of Project

Murlo

Mapping Data

Copyright License

Attribution 4.0

To the extent to which copyright applies, this content carries the above license. Follow the link to understand specific permissions and requirements.
Required Attribution: Citation and reference of URIs (hyperlinks)