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Ceramics Class
Layer Date Start 900
Layer Date Start Suffix BC
Layer Date End 50
Layer Date End Suffix BC
Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition layer between 1163 and 1187
Formation Process Intentional Deposition
Stratigraphic Unit Type Natural
Elevation Maximum 63.0
Elevation Minimum 63.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels False
Clay 10.0
Silt 90.0
Soil Matrix Granular
Soil Compation Friable
Soil Color Light Brown
Observations excavated with shallow pick-axing
Position W of center in Area B
Shape rectangular oriented W-E
Layer Surface slopes downwards towards the E; no visible inclusions on surface
Layer Thickness Observations consistently thin
Layer Interface Sharp
Originally Filled Date 2010-07-14
Originally Revised Date 2010-07-15
Originally Entered Date 2010-07-22
Originally PDF Date 2010-07-21
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation layer cut on the W side by 1152 (the cut for grave #23, Fran). Thin, silty post-abandoment layer between wall 1163 and 1187.
Black Gloss (walls count) 4
Black Gloss (total count) 4
Buccheroid Impasto (walls count) 1
Buccheroid Impasto (total count) 1
Commonware (rims count) 3
Commonware (walls count) 2
Commonware (total count) 5
Impasto (walls count) 5
Impasto (total count) 5
Impasto Chiaro Sabbioso (walls count) 2
Impasto Chiaro Sabbioso (total count) 2
Tegula (walls count) 1
Tegula (total count) 1
Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Anthropic Soil Inclusions Pottery
Anthropic Soil Inclusion Details
Soil Inclusion Class and Frequency [Record: 7793]
Class: Pottery, Frequency: [Not recorded]
Soil Inclusion Details
[No details]
Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. (2017) "Unit 1176 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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