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Designator Fill
General remarks This is below surfacew Locus 10. Fine soil loamy with little pottery or stone.
Strat below 10
Dimension length 4.0
Dimension width 2.0
Start date 2005-05-26
End date 2005-05-26
Color 10 YR 4/2 Dark Grayish Brown
Texture Loam
Composition fairly fine with little pottery
Description remarks deposition
Tentative Date Uncertain
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.
Dayplan-H-2-2005-05-26-A
Suggested Citation

Marco Baldi. (2012) "Locus 12 from Asia/Turkey/Kenan Tepe/Area H/Trench 2". In Kenan Tepe. Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb (Ed). Released: 2012-03-28. Open Context. <https://opencontext.org/subjects/c19e9bf2-655f-4910-435b-33280e9c175c> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark:/28722/k2125vs62

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