Nonstructure 304, extramural surface
About this Nonstructure
South part of the site.
South of the roomblock in Architectural Block 300.
This surface was encountered during excavations to test the midden associated with this architectural block.
Ground surface associated with a burial pit. It was not possible to discern whether this was a prehistoric ground surface or a surface that was created by recent looting activity that disturbed the burial.
Use of surface ended when refuse was deposited on top of it.
Recently disturbed by looting activities.
Dating of Construction
No means by which to date the use of this surface.
Dating of Abandonment
Mesa Verde Black-on-white sherds in the fill above the surface were deposited sometime after A.D. 1180.
4 (A.D. 11501300)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
1-x-1 meter grid unit 991N 1007E.
South part of site.
South of roomblock in Architectural Block 300.
Judgmental. To sample possible midden area associated with roomblock.
Unit Ends at
Undisturbed native sediment.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit