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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Cocciopesto floor in southwest corner of courtyard associated with threshold 1394
Formation Process Construction
Stratigraphic Reliability Good
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
Filled On 2011-08-01
Revised On 2012-06-25
Soil Compation Compact
Soil Color Light Brown
Observations dry, sunny conditions. SU is still in situ, it has not been excavated. Sul slopes downward to south (toward entrance)
Position western part of trench B 2011, just beyond threshold of house
Shape long rectangular
Layer Surface slopes down to south (to entrance)
Structure Floor Type Other crushed tufo
Structure Dimensions ca. 2 m by 1 m
Structure Description crushed fired tufo floor/floor preparation preserved in small area at threshold of house. Tile and amphora fragments remain in the northern corner
Originally Issued Date 2011-08-01
Originally Filled Date 2011-08-01
Originally Revised Date 2012-06-25
Originally Entered Date 2012-07-05
Originally PDF Date 2011-08-03
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation Floor surface made of compacted, crushed fired tufo fragments. Probably the earliest floor of the building - it is at least the earliest floor surface we found traces of.
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Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. (2017) "Unit 1477 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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