Corinth Basket: Nezi Field Context 6596
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Basket
Name:   Nezi Field Context 6596
Area:   Nezi Field
Context Type:   Fill
Title:   leveling fill below pebble floors
Category:   Deposit
Supervisor:   Marty Wells; Katie Rask
Notebook:   1103
Context:   6596
Page:   0
Date:   2009/06/05
Stratum:   5% tile frags, pottery, rounded pebbles
Description:   Top slope of the context is slight down to the E. Soil color is light brownish grey. Soil is Weakly cemented poorly sorted sandy silt.
Notes:   6596 was opened as a harder deposit below 6595. Few inclusions. May be floor packing. This deposit is similar in composition and inclusions to the other fills below the floor patches in this area.
Context Pottery:   Coarseware. 1 bodysherd.
Pottery Summary:   14 frag(s) 0.17 kg. (0% saved) coarseware
    3 frag(s) 0.01 kg. (0% saved) cooking ware
Context Artifacts:   shell murex 2
Context Bones:   cranial of Mammalia, md (Mammal - Medium) - 4 example(s).
    humerus of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 1 fragment(s).
    innominate of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 1 example(s).
    limb bone, undiff. of Mammalia, md (Mammal - Medium) - 3 example(s).
    mandible of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 1 example(s).
    metapodial of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 2 fragment(s).
    Not in Table - 1 example(s).
    radius of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 1 fragment(s).
    rib of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 1 example(s).
    rib of Mammalia, md (Mammal - Medium) - 3 example(s).
    scapula of Capra aegagrus hircus (Sheep/Goat) - 1 example(s).
    tooth of Sus scrofa (Wild Boar or Domestic Pig) - 2 example(s).
Period:   Byzantine
Chronology:   early 12th
Grid:   279.61-278.52E/1029.75-1030.78N
XMin:   278.52
XMax:   279.61
YMin:   1029.75
YMax:   1030.78
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
Masl:   84.9-85.01m.
References:   Report: Nezi Field excavations 2009, by Martin Wells, Katie Rask (June 17 - June 18)
Image: digital 2009 2189