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Nonstructure 805, 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 the roomblock in Architectural Block 800.
Selection Criteria To sample the midden associated with this architectural block.
Use This area was used for the deposition of a small amount of refuse, probably by the residents of the nearby roomblock
Abandonment Abandoned when occupation of this area ended
Postabandonment Processes Covered by naturally deposited sediments
Dating of Midden This 30-cm-thick stratum of midden Mesa Verde Black-on-white pottery, which leads to an inference that this refuse was deposited sometime after A.D. 1180.
Date Range 4 (A.D. 1150–1300)
EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR EXCAVATION UNITS
In order by excavation unit number.
Excavation Unit 49
Location 1-x-1 meter grid unit 1179N 1019E. North part of site. South of roomblock in Architectural Blcok 800.
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
800
noncultural
Nonstructure
805
midden
Stratigraphy
Data and maps showing details of stratigraphy for this excavation unit are available here.
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