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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Locus Number 13
Legacy Database LocusID 1250
Legacy Database TBTID 397
Locus Year 2014
Open Date 2014-07-27
Close Date 2014-07-30
Open Page 157
Close Page 169
Soil Samples False
Photos False
Munsell Color 10 YR 4/3 brown
Description Locus 13 was declared across the whole of the 2x2 extension to the west of the original trench. Locus 13 is a humus layer with a lot of organic material present. A large stump is in the northeastern corner and a few smaller stumps are along the western baulk. There are a large number of roots from the stump in the trench and the trees along the baulks. Just below the dark brown humus layer several large rocks appeared. The soil is a grayish-brown color speckled with white root rot and pockets of a yellow clay-like soil. Most of the material recovered in this locus was heavily worn, pitted, and small. Only tile and pottery were recovered. This locus was a modern decontextualized layer. Locus 13 is equivalent to Locus 1, 6, and 14.
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Opening Grid Coordinates
EW (x) NS (y) Elevation (z) Rotation Order
89 -33 29.38 1
91 -33 29.38 2
91 -35 29.3 3
89 -35 29.26 4
Closing Grid Coordinates
EW (x) NS (y) Elevation (z) Rotation Order
89 -33 29.25 1
91 -33 29.33 2
91 -35 29.19 3
89 -35 29.2 4
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Temporal Coverage
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Anthony Tuck. "Locus 13 from Italy/Poggio Civitate/Tesoro/Tesoro 57/2015, ID:699". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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