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Context rating Primary
General remarks This was the mud bricky foundation to wall 1069
Strat abuts 1102
Strat equals 1083
Top depth center 595.35
Bottom depth center 595.25
Dimension length 2.0
Dimension width 1.0
Start date 2005-06-07
End date 2005-06-07
Color 10YR 4/2
Texture Clay-like soil with pottery and bone fragments
Tentative Date Cleaning Locus
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.
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Marie Hopwood. (2012) "Locus 1105 from Asia/Turkey/Kenan Tepe/Area C/Trench 1". In Kenan Tepe. Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb (Ed). Released: 2012-03-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

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