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Nonstructure 2201, extramural surface

No Construction Data

No Feature Data

No Artifact Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS NONSTRUCTURE
Masonry Details
General Location Central part of the site.
Specific Location Just north of the roomblock in Architectural Block 2200.
Selection Criteria Surface was encountered during excavations to expose a segment of the north wall of the adjacent roomblock.
Use Outdoor use surface associated with the occupation of Architectural Block 2200.
Abandonment Abandoned when occupation of this architectural block ended.
Postabandonment Processes Covered with wall fall, aeolian, and alluvial sediments.
Dating of Construction Pecked-block and double-stone-wide masonry style of the structure wall that rests on this surface suggests that the surface and wall date from sometime in the Pueblo III period (A.D. 1150-1300).
Dating of Remodeling
Dating of Abandonment Few data--no sherds were found on this surface, and only a few were found in the shallow occupational and postoccupational sediment above the surface. The latest pottery type in these strata was Pueblo III White Painted, and indicates that this material was deposited after A.D. 1100.
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 77
Location 2-x-1 meter grid unit, long axis oriented north-south 1167N 1029E. Central part of site. Just north of roomblock in Architectural Block 2200.
Selection Criteria Judgmental. To expose a segment of the north face of roomblock masonry and to document any earlier deposits beneath it.
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
2200
noncultural
Nonstructure
2201
extramural surface
Structure
2203
masonry structure, type unknown
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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