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7 July 2017

AM

A trench was triangulated off of a baseline of 37E shot with a transit.  Its corners are 28E/27S, 32E/27S, 32E/30S, and 28E/30S.

 

CA87 Diagram

 

A datum point was measured with the transit at an elevation of 27.82 mAE.  Opening elevations were taken.

 

Locus 1 Opening Elevations:

NW: 27.10 mAE

NE: 27.05 mAE

SE: 26.86 mAE

SW: 26.97 mAE

 

A pick pass was begun in the western meter of the trench.

 

PM

Picking and hand-sorting continued.  The soil is being dumped approx. 20m to the northwest of the trench.  Some tile and a few sherds of pottery are being found.  Closing elevations were taken.

 

Closing Elevations:

NW: 27.07 mAE

NE: 27.05 mAE

SE: 26.86 mAE

SW: 26.94 mAE

 

End of Day Totals:

Terra Cotta: 1/3 bowl

Pottery: 4 sherds

 

Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Document Type Trench Book Entry
Start Page 21
End Page 23
Trench Book Entry Date 2017-07-07
Entry Year 2017
Trench CA87
Title CA87 (AJM) excavation, p. 21-23
Entry Type Excavation
Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
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Suggested Citation

Arthur J. Maroney. "CA87 (2017-07-07):21-23; Excavation from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate A/Civitate A87/CA87 2017". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/754cb840-0301-4d78-9ba4-a32e8f1cb901>

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