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July 20, 1998 AM

Continued the 10cm cut through locus 11 started on Friday using trowels.  The soil contains a lot of carbon and disintegrated plasters.  Also there are numerous rocks (5-10cm in size) randomly dispersed within the soil.  Several tile pieces (10cm) and a pithos rim fragment were found concentrated in meter N14 W9 together with few rocks.  A full latte box of bone and pottery was excavated this morning, as well as 25 tile fragments and 15 plaster pieces.

Also a strange pottery fragment with one/possibly 2 finished edges was found.

July 20, 1998 PM

It was decided to use picks in excavating locus 11 in order to expedite the process.  1/2 of latte box of pottery and bone, 7 tile fragments and 9 pieces of plaster were found.  Special finds included 2 pieces of worked stone, spindle whorls, a small iron slag, piece of plaster with one finished surface and 3 large fragmentary vessel parts (2 rims).

Work also resumed in CA42.  More stones in the well wall were exposed by cutting back into galestra on both sides of the wall.

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  • Find #5
  • N12.52 W7.71
  • 131 cm b.d/locus 11
  • coilmade impasto rim (fragment joins find #2, p. 159 )

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Margarita Gleba. "MG II (1998-07-20):124-133; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate A/Civitate A 42N/1998, ID:360". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/7245129c-d5ad-4963-b5f9-dd3e12857678>

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