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June 23, 2004

Opening Elevations:                                          Students:

  • NW:  111 cm. below datum point      27.60         Jan
  • NE:  120 cm. b.d.                            27.51         Miriam
  • SW:  105 cm. b.d.                           27.66
  • SW:  67.5 cm. b.d.                          28.035

7 a.m.-12 p.m.

Tools: trowels, buckets, brush, machete, dustpan, wheelbarrow

Soil: yellow/brown crumbly, claylike

Passes: trowel through center of trench - less than 1/3

Morning spent fixing baulk walls and continueing to uncover the tile spread moving North, using trowels.

12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Tools: trowels, buckets, dustpan, hand-clippers

Soil: yellow/brown crumbly and claylike

Passes: center 1/3 of trench with trowel

Continued trowelling across the trench to the North.  Defining the space around the tree that will not be excavated.  Sporadically througout the soil are small patches of charcoal bits.

Closing Elevations:

  • NW:   111 Below Datum Point     27.60
  • NE:    120 cm. b.d.                     27.51
  • SW:   105 cm. b.d.                     27.66
  • SW:   67.5 cm b.d.                     28.035
  • center: 112 cm b.d.

Terracotta: 1 bowl

Pottery: 13 pieces, 1 rim

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Kathleen Elizabeth Droste. "KED I (2004-06-23):40-41; Daily Log from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 30B/2004, ID:536/Locus 3". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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