Open Context

Daily log 15/7/15



Pick passing in Locus 6 , completed 6 pick passes. One piece of tile has been found, but it is most likely associated with another locus. The soil is yellow and granular. There is a patch of grey soil that is clay-like in the north-eastern corner of the locus. Soil is cleared using shovels into buckets. Continued to pick pass through Locus 6 without finding any materials.


Pick passes continue in Locus 6 . The dirt is cleared with shovels and buckets. The soil is yellow and granular. The grey patch has disappeared. There was one piece of rim in the middle of the locus, probably impasto. Approximately nine pick passes have been completed so far.

Closing Elevations for Locus 6 :

1. 277 cm B.D.=305.48 m A.E.

2. 295 cm B.D.=305.26 m A.E.

3. 294 cm B.D.=305.27 m A.E.

4. 277 cm B.D.=305.5 m A.E.

Closing Totals:

Locus 6 :

0 Bowls of Tile

1 Sherd of Pottery

Balk Wall:

0.25 Bowls of Tile

0 Sherds of Pottery

Property or Relation Value(s)
Temporal Coverage
[Standard: Dublin Core Terms]
Editorial Note

Open Context editors work with data contributors to annotate datasets to shared vocabularies, ontologies, and other standards using 'Linked Open Data' (LOD) methods.

The annotations presented above approximate some of the meaning in this contributed data record to concepts defined in shared standards. These annotations are provided to help make datasets easier to understand and use with other datasets.

Suggested Citation

Eóin M. O'Donoghue. "VT 8 (2015-07-15):99-102; Daily Log 15/7/15 from Italy/Vescovado di Murlo/Upper Vescovado/Vescovado 8/2015, ID:695/Locus 3". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

Editorial Status

Managing editor reviewed

Part of Project


Mapping Data

Copyright License

Attribution 4.0

To the extent to which copyright applies, this content carries the above license. Follow the link to understand specific permissions and requirements.
Required Attribution: Citation and reference of URIs (hyperlinks)