Structure 202, masonry surface structure

Features


Niche (Feature 1) Top of page
General description
Wall niche.
Use history
Function unknown.
Associated features
None.
Excavation procedure
Recorded in provenience data, which are available through the "Field Data: Provenience Data" query in the multisite research database.
Portion excavated
All.
Horizontal location
Southwest wall.
Vertical location
91 cm above floor (Surface 1).
Construction
The sides of the niche are formed by sandstone wall blocks, shaped and pecked on their visible surfaces. The sill is a sandstone slab; the lintel is a pecked, tabular sandstone rock.
Remodeling/ modification
Not Recorded
Thermal alteration
Not Recorded
Sooting
Not Recorded
Sealed
No
Preservation
Degree of preservation
Not recorded.
Shape in plan view
Actual:  unknown.
Inferred: 
Shape in cross section
Actual:  irregular.
Inferred: 
Shape comments
Dimensions
 
Actual
Complete?
Inferred
Comments
Length
No
Not applicable.
Width
13
Yes
Height
13
Yes
Depth
17
Yes
Stratigraphy
Stratum
Interpretation
Inclusions
Disturbance
Color
Texture
1
Postabandonment, natural, erosional.
Charcoal flecks.
Roots.
Brown.
Silt loam.