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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Crushed tufo floor in room 3
Formation Process Construction
Stratigraphic Reliability Good
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 63.0
Elevation Minimum 63.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels False
Soil Color Other_2
Soil Color (Other) orange
Observations Dry hot conditions, excavated with trowel
Position very central in eastern part of area B 2010
Shape originally square, but now irregular through later truncation
Layer Surface slight slope to NW-corner
Layer Thickness Observations constatn thickness of ca. 5-6cm
Layer Interface Diffuse
Structure Floor Type Other crushed tufo
Structure Description very orange, very compacted tufo fragments of up to 5 cm in diameter. The tufo pieces seem to have been massively compacted without using a binding agent.
Originally Filled Date 2010-08-03
Originally Revised Date 2010-08-03
Originally Entered Date 2010-11-09
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation Remains of the tufo floor in room 3.
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Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. (2017) "Unit 1244 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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