Nonstructure 155, midden
About this Nonstructure
West-central portion of site.
Central portion of Architectural Block 100; below Arbitrary Unit 149 deposits; 490.7N 513.7E.
2.55-x-1-m unit judgmentally placed to determine if a masonry wall was present along the southern portion of the test unit.
Nonstructure 155 refuse was deposited in the Early Pueblo III period. This inference is based on pottery from the fill which is 12:10:1 Mancos, McElmo, and Mesa Verde Black-on-white, respectively.
Nonstructure 155 refuse was no longer deposited after the Early Pueblo III period.
Structures 146 and 173 were constructed on Nonstructure 155 deposits.
Dating of Midden
Nonstructure 155 secondary refuse was deposited in the Early Pueblo III period.
11 (A.D. 11401180)
Excavation Details for Excavation Units
In order by excavation unit number.
2.55-x-1 meter grid unit 490.7N 513.7E.
West-central portion of the site.
Central portion of Architectural Block 100.
Judgmental. 2.55-x-1-m unit judgmentally placed to determine if a masonry wall was present along the southern portion of the unit.
Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels.
Unit Ends at
Fill continued. Fill continued below Arbitrary Unit 149 into Nonstructure 155 and Nonstructure 9001 Features 1 and 2, Pits Not Further Specified.
Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit