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July 7, 2004

Opening Elevations:                                                             Students:

  • NW: 154 cm bd                                                                   Jan
  • NE: 147 cm bd                                                                    Emily
  • SW: 143 cm bd
  • SE: 144 cm bd

7 am -12pm

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

Soil: light brown, crumbly with lots of plaster and charcoal.

Passes: one-third SW and one-third SW- finishing pass and beginning

Began the morning finishing thre pick pass that wasn\'t finished on July 6, 2004 in the SW third of the trench.  Began a second pick pass in the SW corner.  Once again there are a large number of large pieces of terracotta in the SW.


  • Find #2
  • 182.685E/48.05S
  • 27.16 m AE
  • Decorated bucchero


  • Find #4
  • 184.9E/47.31S
  • 27.21 m AE
  • Decorated pottery


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

Soil: light brown crumbly with lots of plaster and charcoal.

Passes two-thirds pick pass in center of trench.

Closing Elevations:

  • NW: 154 cm bd
  • NE: 148 cm bd
  • SW:149 cm bd
  • SE: 152 cm bd

Pick pass thorugh center of trench.  Soil is full of many plaster and charcoal inclusions.  Lots of pottery, terracotta, and bone.  Sorting in trench in buckets.

Terractotta: 3 and three-quarters bowls

Pottery: 128 pieces

Other: 46 pieces of bone

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Kathleen Elizabeth Droste. "KED I (2004-07-07):82-85; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 30B/2004, ID:536/Locus 7". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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