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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Silty soil beneath wall 1206 and 1205, in situ
Formation Process Accumulation
Stratigraphic Reliability Poor
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 63.0
Elevation Minimum 63.0
In Cross Section False
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photos True
Has Photosmodels False
Clay 10.0
Silt 90.0
Soil Matrix Granular
Soil Color Light Brown
Observations unexcavated
Position near center at southern edge of excavation, in room 1
Shape irregular
Originally Filled Date 2010-07-26
Originally Revised Date 2010-07-26
Originally Entered Date 2010-11-08
Originally PDF Date 2010-07-27
Record Revised Date 2016-04-17

Su 1223, in situ, is a silty deposit which appears to continue under the eastern wall (SU 1185) belonging to room 1 of the later structure, and also to underlie the remains of an earlier, semicircular wall (SU 1206 within cut 1235). Though it was not excavated, it appears to sit on the bedrock.

Samantha Lash

Interpretation Author Samantha Lash
Interpretation Date 2015-01-25
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Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. (2017) "Unit 1223 from Europe/Italy/Gabii/Area B". In The Gabii Project. Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato (Ed). Released: 2017-06-04. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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