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Nonstructure 1003, midden

No Construction Data

No Feature Data

No Tree-Ring Dates

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ABOUT THIS NONSTRUCTURE No Data about Surfaces
No Masonry Data
General Location North part of the site
Specific Location South of roomblock in Architectural Block 1000.
Selection Criteria To sample midden in Architectural Block 1000.
Use Area was used for deposition of a sparse to moderate amount of refuse, probably by the residents of the nearby roomblock.
Abandonment
Postabandonment Processes
Dating of Midden Both late Pueblo II and Pueblo III types of pottery sherds were found in this midden. The presence of Pueblo III White Painted sherds leads to the inference that this refuse was deposited sometime after A.D. 1100.
Date Range 5 (A.D. 1180–1260)
EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 59
Location 1-x-1 meter grid unit 1256N 1073E. North part of site. South of roomblock in Architectural Block 1000.
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
1000
noncultural
Nonstructure
1003
midden
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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