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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Construction cut of wall 1449 and 1390
Formation Process Cutting
Stratigraphic Reliability Good
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 63.0
Elevation Minimum 62.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels False
Position south central area B 2011, north of SU 1424
Shape Irregular linear cut running along wall SU 1390, 1448, and 1449
Layer Interface Sharp
Cut Observations Irregular - is interrupted by bedrock near northeast corner, width increases in west
Originally Filled Date 2011-01-25
Originally Entered Date 2011-11-22
Originally PDF Date 2011-03-08
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation Cut begins regularly along eastern side of walls 1390 and 1449. Cut curves to the west to follow wall, suggesting that 1390 and 1449 are indeed one continuous wall. Halfway along east-west section of the cut, the edges become less defined and debris begins to appear. Cut reappears along the west as cut into the floor prep layer. Irregularity of width and depth of the cut might suggest earlier construction.
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Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. "Unit 1441 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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