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Designator Fill
General remarks North of 1012 (possible extension of wall). North west corner, seems like a fill. This fill was covering some rocks and probably a wall (L1019, L1024, L1023). And a row of rocks perpendicular to L1019.
Strat below 1007
Strat above 1025, 1024, 1023, 1022, 1022, 1019
Strat abuts 1016, 1012, 1014, 1019, 1021
Strat is cut by 1010
Top depth center 595.64
Top depth north-west 595.52
Top depth south-east 595.66
Bottom depth north-west 595.49
Bottom depth north 595.53
Bottom depth south-west 595.5
Bottom depth south-east 595.66
Dimension length 1.25
Dimension width 1.75
Start date 2000-07-29
End date 2000-08-01
Color 7.5YR 6/3 Light Brown
Texture medium sand mixed with silt
Description remarks sort of continues 1007, but the dirt is more chunky. Due to wall on the South (at the same level), we opened a new locus on this.
Tentative Date Middle Bronze Age
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

Peter Cobb. (2012) "Locus 1013 from Asia/Turkey/Kenan Tepe/Area C/Trench 1". In Kenan Tepe. Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb (Ed). Released: 2012-03-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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