Structure 113, subterranean kiva

EXCAVATION DETAILS FOR THIS STUDY UNIT

Selection Criteria
1-x-1 meter grid unit 63N 178E. Southeast edge of site. 10 m grid south of Structure 112.
Excavation Strategy
Random. Outer Periphery sampling stratum (SS 6).
Excavation Ended at
Natural strata.
Horizontal Unit(s)
1x2 495.8N/509.7E (Excavation Unit 299
2x2 496.8N/509.7E (Excavation Unit 65

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

65

Location

2-x-2 meter grid unit 496.8N 509.7E.
Central portion of the site.
Central portion of Architectural Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 2-x-2-m unit judgmentally selected to test possible pit structure.

Excavation Strategy

Strata subdivided into arbitrary levels. Excavated in 20 cm levels. 2-x-2-m unit reduced to two .50-x-.50-m units and one 1-x-2-m unit at approximately 96.12 m and the 1-x-2-m unit was excavated to the structure floor.

Unit Ends at

Undisturbed native sediment. Surface 1 and Surface 2.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Structure
113
subterranean kiva

Excavation Unit

299

Location

1-x-2 meter grid unit 495.8N 509.7E.
Central portion of the site.
Central portion of Architectural Block 100.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. 1-x-2-m unit placed south of existing 2-x-2-m unit to expand excavations in Structure 113.

Excavation Strategy

Natural strata.

Unit Ends at

Structure floor.

Study Unit(s) Identified in this Excavation Unit

Study Unit Type
Study Unit Number
Study Unit Description
Structure
113
subterranean kiva