Structure 223, 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)
Segment 1 (Excavation Unit 304)
Segment 2 (Excavation Unit 545)

Excavation Details for Excavation Units

In order by excavation unit number.

Excavation Unit

304

Location

Segment 1 N E.
Central portion of site.
Northwestern portion of Block 200; below Backhoe Trench 218.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Segment 1 was excavated below Backhoe Trench 218 to sample Structure 223.

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
223
subterranean kiva

Excavation Unit

545

Location

Segment 2 N E.
Central portion of site.
Northwestern portion of Block 200; below Backhoe Trench 218.

Selection Criteria

Judgmental. Segment 2 was excavated below Backhoe Trench 218 to expose the hearth (Feature 1) in Structure 223.

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
223
subterranean kiva