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Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition gravel layer below cocciopesto (1178) in room 1
Formation Process Intentional Deposition
Stratigraphic Reliability Good
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 63.0
Elevation Minimum 63.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels False
Soil Color Gray
Observations excavated with pick; delta182 ivory hairpin
Position south central
Shape irregular patch preserved
Layer Surface level surface below flat occiopesto
Layer Thickness Observations fairly uniform thickness of a few cm between cocciopesto surface above and crushed tufo layer below
Layer Interface Sharp
Originally Filled Date 2010-07-15
Originally Revised Date 2010-07-19
Originally Entered Date 2010-07-22
Originally PDF Date 2010-07-21
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation gravel preparation layer for cocciopesto floor surface in room 1. Truncated in the rest of the room, along with floor surface itself and other preparation layers.
Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Anthropic Soil Inclusions Other, Rare
Geologic Soil Inclusions Gravel
Anthropic Soil Inclusion Details
Soil Inclusion Class and Frequency [Record: 307]
Class: Other, Frequency: Rare
Soil Inclusion Details
delta182 ivory hairpin
Geologic Soil Inclusion Details
Soil Inclusion Class and Frequency [Record: 8680]
Class: Gravel, Frequency: [Not recorded]
Soil Inclusion Details
[No details]
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Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. (2017) "Unit 1179 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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