Structure 305, masonry surface structure

About this Structure

General Location

South-central portion of site.

Specific Location

North-central portion of Architectural Block 300; north of Structures 302 and 303; 443.6N 538.7E.

Interpretive Type

Living room.

Structure Use

Although no internal features were exposed within the excavation unit, the presence of an ax head, olivella shell, and portions of a McElmo Black-on-white bowl indicates that Structure 305 was used for domestic activities.

Abandonment

Wood elements from the roof of Structure 305 may have been recycled. An ax head, olivella shell, and portions of a McElmo Black-on-white bowl were left on the structure floor.

Postabandonment

Natural wind and water sediments accumulated above the collapsed roof of Structure 305.

Excavation Details