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Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Designator Sounding Level
General remarks very hard fill. possibly mudbrick in lower vicinity of locus. very little pottery relative to previous loci in sounding.
Strat below 1003
Strat above 1005
Top depth center 573.18
Bottom depth center 572.9
Dimension length 1.0
Dimension width 1.0
Start date 2001-08-11
End date 2001-08-13
Color 10 YR 6/3 Pale Brown
Texture silt loam
Description remarks few to no rocks, only occasional pebbles. medium to very compact.
Tentative Date Uncertain / Mixed
Has note Contexts excavated in trenches were recorded using the "locus system." A locus is any discrete three-dimensional entity excavated in a trench. The key to the locus system is the recognition that a locus is any one thing. Differences in soil composition or texture are therefore as important as, for example, the difference between a pit and a wall. If two entities were distinct, they were considered separate loci and were therefore assigned separate locus numbers. It should also be noted that every context excavated in a trench was given a locus number and thus the trench itself is made up completely of excavated loci.
Suggested Citation

Andrew Creekmore, Sibel Torpil. (2012) "Locus 1004 from Asia/Turkey/Kenan Tepe/Area H/Trench 1". In Kenan Tepe. Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb (Ed). Released: 2012-03-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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