project banner image
Descriptive Attribute Value(s)
Designator Floor/Surface
Context rating Primary
General remarks This is a whilte (pseudo morphic organic remains) floor or surface in the small room made by wall L 76 and the east baulk. It is similar to the surface L82.
Strat below 94
Strat abuts 76
Top depth center 587.36
Bottom depth north 587.3
Bottom depth south 587.25
Dimension length 2.1
Dimension width 0.94
Start date 2005-06-14
End date 2005-06-16
Color 7.5 YR 8/1 White
Composition pseudo morphic organic remains, soil
Tentative Date Ubaid
Has note Contexts excavated in trenches were recorded using the "locus system." A locus is any discrete three-dimensional entity excavated in a trench. The key to the locus system is the recognition that a locus is any one thing. Differences in soil composition or texture are therefore as important as, for example, the difference between a pit and a wall. If two entities were distinct, they were considered separate loci and were therefore assigned separate locus numbers. It should also be noted that every context excavated in a trench was given a locus number and thus the trench itself is made up completely of excavated loci.
Suggested Citation

Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb. (2012) "Locus 95 from Asia/Turkey/Kenan Tepe/Area D/Trench 8". In Kenan Tepe. Bradley Parker, Peter Cobb (Ed). Released: 2012-03-28. Open Context. <> ARK (Archive):

Editorial Status
Part of Project
Copyright License

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)