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Definition Wall east of corridor SU 1322
Formation Process Construction
Stratigraphic Reliability Fair
Stratigraphic Unit Type Anthropic
Elevation Maximum 64.0
Elevation Minimum 62.0
In Elevation Drawing False
Has Photosmodels True
Observations SU was visible in 2008, but properly excavated in 2011
Position runs central through eastern part of trench B 2011
Shape linear with irregular extension to the east
Structure Alignment North-south (site)
Structure Dimensions w=20.40cm h=ca 70cm
Structure Description Consists of mainly irregular stones, though some tufo blocks are worked. Mostly tufo, but a few basalt and travertine stones are visible, where there are worked stones the lining is very regular, elsewhere (especially to the north and south) it is irregular and in fact difficult to follow.
Structure Mortar Size small (6x6cm) medium (15x20cm) large (40x40cm)
Structure Mortar Inclusions Other Tufo, basalt and travertine
Originally Filled Date 2011-02-08
Originally Revised Date 2011-03-08
Originally PDF Date 2011-03-08
Record Revised Date 2016-04-17
Interpretation Stone lining of a drainage channel (SU 1322), rather a lining than a wall. SU 1402 is faced towards drainage channel (west-facing) and had been cut into layer 1032, 1389.
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Suggested Citation

Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato. "Unit 1402 from Italy/Gabii/Area B". (2017) In The Gabii Project. Rachel Opitz, Marcello Mogetta, Nicola Terrenato (Eds.) . Released: 2017-06-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/baa1c4ad-a051-476d-bacf-1c8949d5f4a1>

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