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Slag Summary and Analysis

Slag Summary and Analysis

Locus 1: Bulk: 0 g Special Finds: 0 g

Locus 2: Bulk: 170 g Special finds: 135 g

Locus 3: Bulk: - Special finds 20 g

Locus 4: Bulk 160 g Special finds: 20 g

Locus 5: Bulk: - Special finds: 75 g

Locus 6: Bulk: 160 g Special finds: 120 g

Baulk wall: Bulk: - Special finds: 60 g

TOTAL: 490 g 430 g

Total Slag: 920 g

A large amount of slag was recovered from CA-81 in the 2013 season, with a total weight of 920 g. The greatest incidence of fragments was in locus 2 , with a total weight of 305 g. A few large pieces of slag were also catalogued, ( 20130123 ) and ( 20130210 ), as well as a piece of slag with adhered terracotta ( 20130207 ). The presence of slag implies that some type of metal production was taking place near CA-81, if not necessarily in the precise location. In addition, there were two crucible framgents recovered, but not catalogued from CA-81 and it's extensions.

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Melissa L. Ludke. "MLL I (2013-08-08):237-238; Slag Summary and Analysis from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate A/Civitate A81/2013, ID:669". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/70416895-c7d6-4bcf-bac5-962d530ec97f>

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