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Publictation Status Published
Publictation Year 2016
Definition dividing wall between rooms 3 and 6
Formation Process Construction
Stratigraphic Reliability Good
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 64.0
Elevation Minimum 63.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels False
Observations hot, dry conditions, excavated with trowel
Position central eastern part of Area B 2010
Shape linear
Structure Building Technique Other and irregular (unworked) stone
Structure Dimensions length: 4.54m, width: 0.50m, height: 0.20m
Structure Description trench built wall (without any number yet), made from rather rounded (eroded?) ashlars and smaller tufo stones and occ.brick fragments
Originally Filled Date 2010-08-04
Originally Revised Date 2010-08-04
Originally Entered Date 2010-11-04
Record Revised Date 2016-04-26
Interpretation dividing wall between rooms 3 and 6, the crushed tufo floors 1198 (room 6) and 1244 (room 3) seem to be in phase with this wall. The overall impression is, that the wall was constructied at a later time, since it doesn't fully keep the eastern limits of the building but extends a little further east (abuts wall 1309).
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Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. "Unit 1299 from Italy/Gabii/Area B". (2017) In The Gabii Project. Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato (Eds.) . Released: 2017-06-04. Open Context. <>

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