Structure 906, earth-walled pit structure

CONSTRUCTION

Method and Sequence

(1) A pit (probably round) was excavated from the prehistoric ground surface into undisturbed native sediment; (2) an adobe floor was constructed. The rest of the construction sequence is unknown because only a small portion of the structure was excavated.

Dimensions

 
Actual
Inferred
Comments
Length
100
Measured north-south; Map 177.
Width
100
Measured east-west; Map 177.
Height
Depth
80
 

Method of Roof Support

no evidence

Roof Description

The roof support type is unknown because only a small portion of this structure was excavated. This structure is most likely a kiva with a pilaster roof support (inferred from the depth of the structure and the amount of roof sediment).