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Locus 12 was established today.  It consists of the terracotta concentration that appears immediately east of what appears to be the remains of a stone wall.

Opening depths of locus 12:

NE corner:  4 cm. above datum point

NW corner:  14 cm. above datum point

SW corner:  29 cm. above datum point

SE corner:  4 cm. below datum point

Munsell for locus 12:  hue 2.5 Y 5/4 light olive brown

Photographs were taken and excavation of locus 12 was begun.  Approximately 1 can of terracotta fragments recovered, which included more than 1/2 dozen dolium fragments.  Approximately 1 1/2 latte boxes of pottery sherds found along with some bone fragments.  A dolium rim fragment, and 2 pantile fragments were saved.

Special Finds:

  • Find #1
  • 5.5-S/0.2-E
  • 20 cm. above datum point
  • Locus 12
  • Loom Weight
  • Find #2
  • 5.3-S/0.4-E
  • 7 cm. above datum point
  • Locus 12
  • Loom Weight with X mark
  • Find #3
  • 5.3-S/0.6-E
  • 6 cm. above datum point
  • Locus 12
  • Pantile fragment with inside ridge

  • Find #4
  • 5.0-S/0.2-E
  • 10 cm. above datum point
  • Locus 12
  • Pantile fragment with set in rim
  • Find #5
  • 5.6-S/0.3-E
  • 2 cm. above datum point
  • Locus 12
  • Loom Weight fragment
  • Find #6
  • 5.5-S/0.2-E
  • 5 cm. above datum point
  • Locus12
  • Tondo fragment
  • Find #7
  • 5.4-S/0.0
  • 12 cm. above datum point
  • Locus 12
  • Vessel fragment with profile
  • Find #8 (supplemental)
  • Table find
  • Locus 12
  • Black slip rim fragment
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Suggested Citation

Ed Clark. "VT 2 (2006-07-11):33-35; Daily Log from Italy/Vescovado di Murlo/Upper Vescovado/Vescovado 2/2006, ID:577/Locus 11". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/documents/cb4248ee-164e-4248-9e2f-d09c81b5310c>

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