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4 th July, 2013

AM

The entire trench was leveled using hand picks and trowels.

Special Find #1

Iron droplet/something?

Locus 2

60.59 E / 39.91 S

110 cm BD / 26.87 m AE

Special Find #2

Slag

Locus 2

60.09 E / 39.17 S

105 cm BD / 26.92 m AE

Special Find #3

Bronze

60.17 E / 39.15 S

26.91 m AE / 106 cm BD

Locus 2

Special Find #4

6 Bronze Flakes

Locus 2

60.31 E / 39.11 S

105 cm BD / 26.92 m AE

Some more medium sized rocks are appearing in the northeast corner along the same linear feature in CA-70 . An increasing amount of bronze is also being recovered in this area. More material is uncovered as the trench becomes level with CA-70 .

Special Find #5

Bronze

Locus 2

59.78 E / 39.39 S

107 cm BD / 26.90 m AE

Special Find #6

Iron Slag

Locus 2

60.10 E / 39 S

105 cm BD / 26.92 m AE

PM

Work continued in the southwestern corner with both trowels and hand picks.

Special Find #7

Bronze Flake

Locus 2

59.81 E / 40.18 S

107 cm BD / 26,90 m AE

Special Find #8

Bronze Flake

Locus 2

60.44 E / 39.15 S

108 cm BD / 26.89 m AE

Since there have been 5 bronze finds, we will now be bulk finding bronze. There are two possible linear features of rocks parallel to each other running along both the western and eastern walls. They are made up of medium sized rocks with small pieces of terracotta in between. Work was focused on defining the rocks and scraping the trench to the same level as CA-70 .

Special Find #9

Slag

Locus 2

59.69 E / 39.97 S

112 cm BD / 26.85 m AE

Special Find #10

Slag

Locus 2

60 E / 39.51 S

103 cm BD / 26.94 m AE

Special Find #11

Vitrified Terracotta

Locus 2

60.34 E / 39.48 S

106 cm BD / 26.91 m AE

Special Find #12

Slag

Locus 2

60.34 E / 39.48 S

106 cm BD / 26.91 m AE

After closing elevations were taken, the new CA-81 extension was strung off and cleared. The extension will be a 2 x 2 meter trench

directly to the east of the existing trench.

Closing elevations:

NW: 108 cm BD / 26.89 m AE

NE: 108 cm BD / 26.89 m AE

SE: 109 cm BD / 26.88 m AE

60 E / 41 S: 109 cm BD / 26.88 m AE

60 E / 40.58 S: 112 cm BD / 26.85 m AE

59 E / 40.58 S: 111 cm BD / 26.86 m AE

Totals:

Locus 2 :

Terracotta: \xbc bowl

Pottery: \xbc latte box

Bone: 10 pieces

Sifted Bulk Finds:

Terracotta: 5 pieces

Pottery: -

Bone: -

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Suggested Citation

Melissa L. Ludke. "MLL I (2013-07-04):51-60; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate A/Civitate A81/2013, ID:669/Locus 2". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/5a94a3fb-17b6-40a5-adbd-04875bd938bf>

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