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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition Crushed tufo floor in corridor I
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 Compation Hard
Soil Color Other_2
Soil Color (Other) orange
Observations dry, hot conditions, excavated with pickaxe and trowel
Position central part of area B 2010
Shape long rectangle
Layer Surface very gentle slope to south
Layer Thickness Observations thickness is constatn ca. 0.05m
Layer Interface Diffuse
Structure Floor Type Other crushed tufo
Structure Description very orange red (heated?) tufo fragments of a size up to 5 cm, which have been compacted to a very solid floor surface. In some parts there is an even layer of white-wash! On top of it.
Originally Filled Date 2010-08-02
Originally Revised Date 2010-08-02
Originally Entered Date 2010-11-08
Record Revised Date 2016-04-17
Interpretation Tufo floor within corridor (?), the corridpr evolved or was built later into this already existing floor.
Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. (2017) "Unit 1215 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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