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Nonstructure 2101, extramural surface

No Construction Data

No Artifact Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS NONSTRUCTURE
Masonry Details
General Location North part of the site.
Specific Location South of the roomblock in Architectural Block 2100.
Selection Criteria To sample possible midden associated with the roomblock in this architectural block.
Use Outdoor use surface associated with pit (Feature 1). This surface is either associated with the nearby roomblock or with an earlier occupation of this area of the site.
Abandonment Surface was abandoned when refuse accumulated on it.
Postabandonment Processes Not affected.
Dating of Construction Surface was not constructed, and there is no means by which to date either the use of this surface or the pit excavated into it.
Dating of Remodeling
Dating of Abandonment The presence of Pueblo III White Painted pottery in the fill above this surface indicates that the surface was probably abandoned between A.D. 1100 and 1300.
Dating of Midden
Dating of Reuse
Date range 5 (A.D. 1180–1260)
EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 51
Location 1-x-1 meter grid unit 1201N 1042E. Central part of site. South of roomblock in Architectural Block 2100.
Selection Criteria Judgmental. To sample possible midden area associated with 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
2100
noncultural
Nonstructure
2101
extramural surface
Nonstructure
2104
midden
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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