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Designator Fill
Context rating Secondary
General remarks Fairly general area of fill without much differentiation. Pottery and other materials are same as previous level. Believe to be coming down on a floor.
Strat below 6
Strat abuts 9
Strat remarks general fill
Dimension length 4.0
Dimension width 4.0
Start date 2005-05-24
End date 2005-05-26
Color 7.5 4/2 Brown
Texture Loam
Composition Relatively little ceramic with this fill
Description remarks Very brown soil of fine loam
Tentative Date Uncertain / Mixed
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

Marco Baldi. (2012) "Locus 7 from Asia/Turkey/Kenan Tepe/Area H/Trench 2". In Kenan Tepe. Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb (Ed). Released: 2012-03-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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