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Nonstructure 101, extramural surface

No Construction Data

No Feature Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS NONSTRUCTURE
Masonry Details
General Location South part of the site.
Specific Location Along the north wall of the roomblock in Architectural Block 100.
Selection Criteria Surface was encountered during excavations to expose a segment of the north wall of the adjacent roomblock.
Use Outdoor surface associated with the construction and occupation of the roomblock in Architectural Block 100.
Abandonment Abandoned when occupation of this area was discontinued.
Postabandonment Processes Covered with aeolian and alluvial sediments as well as collapsed wall material from the adjacent roomblock.
Dating of Construction Surface appears to have been constructed when the adjacent roomblock was constructed; architectural style of the masonry appears to be Pueblo III (A.D. 1150-1300).
Dating of Remodeling
Dating of Abandonment Pottery sherds found on this surface are of types that were produced during the late Pueblo II and the Pueblo III periods (between A.D. 1140 and 1300), and were probably deposited sometime during the occupation of the adjacent roomblock.
Dating of Midden
Dating of Reuse
Date range 3 (A.D. 1100–1300)
EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 69
Location 2-x-1 meter grid unit, long axis oriented north-south 937N 965E. South part of site. At the north edge of the roomblock in Architectural Block 100.
Selection Criteria Judgmental. To expose roomblock masonry and determine presence of earlier occupations beneath roomblock.
Excavation Strategy Natural strata.
Unit Ends at Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit
Study Unit Type Study Unit Number Study Unit Description
Arbitrary Unit
100
noncultural
Nonstructure
101
extramural surface
Structure
105
masonry structure, type unknown
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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