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Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Designator Fill
Context rating Tertiary
General remarks Fill inside the stone arc (1116) and against the mudbrick wall (1111)
Strat below 1108
Strat above 1120
Strat abuts 1116, 1111
Top depth center 594.64
Bottom depth center 594.55
Dimension length 1.0
Dimension width 0.5
Start date 2005-06-20
End date 2005-06-20
Color 10YR 5.3
Texture Very compact and hard fine sand
Tentative Date Middle Bronze Age
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.
Suggested Citation

Marie Hopwood. (2012) "Locus 1119 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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