Structure 234, subterranean kiva

STRUCTURE DATING

Abandonment
Based on pottery data, this structure was abandoned in the early Pueblo III period (no Mesa Verde Black-on-white was present on the floor surface).
Construction
Based on architectural characteristics and pottery data, Structure 234 was constructed during the late Pueblo II period.
Remodeling
The hearth (Features 4, 6, and 7) was remodeled twice. The structure interior was plastered six times (see Feature 2).
Reuse
None evident.
Date Range
7 (A.D. 1140 – 1225)
Site-Wide Dating