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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Western wall in room 5
Formation Process Construction
Stratigraphic Reliability Good
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 64.0
Elevation Minimum 63.0
In Cross Section False
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photos True
Has Photosmodels True
Filled On 2011-08-02
Revised On 2011-08-02
Observations Hot, dry conditions, excavated with pickaxe and trowel
Position situated at the northwestern edge of area B 2010
Shape linear
Structure Alignment N-S
Structure Dimensions length 7.3, width 0.39m, height 0.65 m
Structure Description The ashlar wall appeared beneath SU wall 1058 and was hollowed out for the construction of 1058 by cut 1175
Originally Issued Date 2010-08-03
Originally Filled Date 2011-08-02
Originally Revised Date 2011-08-02
Originally Entered Date 2012-08-02
Originally PDF Date 2011-08-03
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26

Westernmost wall of the excavated property, running N-S, the wall consists mainly of ashlars but there are some tiles and some irregular tufo blocks used within it. Wall 1245 seems to represent the original retaining wall of the house in Trench B.

Claudia Melisch

Interpretation Author Claudia Melisch
Interpretation Date 2011-08-02
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Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. "Unit 1245 from Italy/Gabii/Area B". (2017) In The Gabii Project. Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato (Eds.) . Released: 2017-06-04. Open Context. <>

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