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30

 

31

 

11 July 2017

 

AM

 

Opening Elevations were taken.

 

NW (14 N, 81 E) – 28.57m AE

NE (14 N, 85 E) – 28.45m AE

SE (10 N, 85 E) – 28.36m AE

SW (10 N, 81 E) – 28.35m AE

 

A pick pass was made in the northern half of the trench.

 

Handpicks and trowels are being used to clean baulk walls and level out the trench.

 

Special Find 2

Iron Tack

28.40m AE

12.20 N

82.12 E

 

*Drawing of Iron Tack*

 

Iron tack was found in the northwestern part of the trench during a pick pass.

 

Special Find 3

Iron Fragment

28.50m AE

12.38 N

83.47 E

 

*Drawing of Iron Fragment*

 

An iron fragment was discovered

 

32

 

33

 

In the northeastern quarter of the trench, close to the center of the trench.

 

PM

 

A second pick pass was made in the northern half of the trench.

 

Handpicks and trowels were used to level the surface and trim the baulk walls.

 

In the northwestern corner of the trench, there is a rock feature visible, it is about 66cm X 80 cm.

 

End of Locus 1 sketch with rock feature.

 

*Drawing of Locus 1 with rock feature*

 

34

 

35

 

Closing photographs were taken of Locus 1 / opening photographs were taken of Locus 2.

 

Closing elevations for Locus 1 / opening elevations for Locus 2 were taken.

 

NW (14 N, 81 E) – 28.45m AE

NE (14 N, 85 E) – 28.43m AE

SE (10 N, 85 E) – 28.36m AE

SW (10 N, 81 E) – 28.35m AE

 

Locus 2

 

A pick pass was made in the southernmost ½ meter of the trench.

 

The soil in Locus 2 is a light grey in comparison to the previous locus. It is filled with a dry soil that is loose. This locus contains little organic material (roots).

 

There appears to be a smaller quantity of terracotta pieces in the southernmost region compared to the previous Locus.

 

36

 

37

 

Closing elevations

 

NW (14 N, 81 E) – 28.45m AE

NE (14 N, 85 E) – 28.43m AE

SE (10 N, 85 E) – 28.35m AE

SW (10 N, 81 E) – 28.30m AE

 

End of day bulk totals

 

Locus 1

 

Pottery: 5 pieces

Bone: none

Terracotta: 74 pieces

 

Locus 2

 

Pottery: 1 piece

Bone: none

Terracotta: 9 pieces

 

Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Document Type Trench Book Entry
Start Page 30
End Page 37
Trench Book Entry Date 2017-07-11
Entry Year 2017
Trench CA88
Title CA88 (KPH) excavation, p. 30-37
Entry Type Excavation
Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
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Suggested Citation

Kristen Pamela Hollingsworth. "CA88 (2017-07-11):30-37; Excavation from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Civitate A/Civitate A88/CA88 2017". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/79095b1c-13d6-4b63-8c74-6e8fe1b57a58>

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