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Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Locus Number 1
Legacy Database LocusID 1513
Legacy Database TBTID 448
Locus Year 2016
Open Date 2016-07-13
Close Date 2016-07-15
Open Page 27
Close Page 31
Soil Samples False
Photos False
Munsell Color N 5/1 Reddish Gray, 2.5 YR 4/2 Weak Red
Description Locus 1 was the entirety of the trench. Locus 1 is a modern construction fill from when the tennis courts were built. It is a hard-packed, rocky layer with pockets of greenish and bluish clay interspersed. There was some modern and ancient terracotta found, but the whole locus is of a disturbed, mixed context. Locus 1 overlay Locus 2 and is the same as Locus 1 in both VT-12 and VT-13.
Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Opening Grid Coordinates
EW (x) NS (y) Elevation (z) Rotation Order
-21.59 -4.64 305.25 1
-19.15 -4.91 305.27 2
-18.4 -7.53 305.23 3
-20.84 -8.05 305.2 4
Closing Grid Coordinates
EW (x) NS (y) Elevation (z) Rotation Order
-21.59 -4.64 304.77 1
-19.15 -4.91 304.74 2
-18.4 -7.53 304.77 3
-20.84 -8.05 304.71 4
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Anthony Tuck. "Locus 1 from Italy/Vescovado di Murlo/Upper Vescovado/Vescovado 14/2016, ID:726". (2017) In Murlo. Anthony Tuck (Ed.) . Released: 2017-10-04. Open Context. <>

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