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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Crushed tufo floor in room 6 (top)
Formation Process Construction
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 64.0
Elevation Minimum 64.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels False
Soil Compation Hard
Soil Color Light Gray
Observations Entrie floor not left. Cut on all sides and abutted on W and S side by 1218
Position just west of the middle, near the N end of room 3
Shape rather ladle-shaped
Layer Surface no slope
Layer Inclusion Observations crushed tufo floor without other inclusions
Layer Thickness Observations substrate under floor slopes, so layers of floor increase in a W-ward direction
Layer Interface Sharp
Structure Alignment no distinguishable alignment
Structure Building Technique Other crushed tufo
Structure Floor Type Other beaten tufo
Structure Dimensions 219 x 132 x 102 x 27 cm
Structure Description Tufo was heated and crushed and now shows a reddish color
Originally Filled Date 2010-07-23
Originally Revised Date 2010-07-23
Originally Entered Date 2010-11-07
Originally PDF Date 2010-07-30
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation Floor of room 6 is much higher than that of room 3 and this patch, which is preserved, does not hit any existing walls.
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Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. "Unit 1198 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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The Gabii Project

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