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Designator Pit
General remarks Hole with loose ash fill. This area potentially seems to be a cooking place, L1050 is associated.
Strat below 1037
Top depth center 595.24
Bottom depth center 595.11
Dimension length 0.75
Dimension width 0.2
Start date 2000-08-15
End date 2000-08-17
Color dark gray
Texture silt
Composition silt in a hole
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 1051 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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