Area 1142


Main Information
Area ID 1142
Site Çukuriçi Höyük
Area type settlement
Area NR
Period Anatolia: Late Neolithic 6600 - 6000
Dating method material culture
radiocarbon dating
Radiocarbon dated yes
Earliest date: Lab Number
Earliest date: 14C age (BP) None
Earliest date: Calibration None
Earliest date: 14C age calibrated (BC) None
Earliest date: Date of calibration None
Earliest date: Standard deviation None
Earliest date: Delta 13C None
Earliest date: Dated by
Latest date: Lab Number
Latest date: 14C age (BP) None
Latest date: Calibration None
Latest date: 14C age calibrated (BC) None
Latest date: Date of calibration None
Latest date: Standard deviation None
Latest date: Delta 13C None
Latest date: Dated by
Period Reference
Comment The Late Neolithic settlement is described as ÇuHö IX.
Settlement type tell
Settlement structure
Settlement building type
Settlement building shape rectangular
Settlement building technique mud brick
stone socket
Settlement archaeological features clay floor
storage pit
Cave/rockshelters type None
Cave/rockshelters: Evidence of graves/human remains
Cave/rockshelters: Evidence of occupation
Quarry exploitation type None
Quarry raw material
Cemetery/graves topography
Cemetery/graves mortuary features
Grave: number of graves
Grave type
Grave: type of human remains
Grave: estimated number of individuals
Grave: age groups
Grave: sexes
Grave: number of female sex None
Grave: number of male sex None
Grave: number of not specified sex None
Grave: disturbance of graves
Description Numerous features such as living and activity areas consisting of houses, huts and pits for storage and cooking were uncovered. The house complexes of phase ÇuHö IX are rectangular and built with walls of stone-socles and stamped clay. The inside of the houses as well as the outside were covered with stamped clay floors. Especially the architectural complexes 3, 4, 6 and 7 are stratigraphically linked together.
Comment The Late Neolithic settlement is located at the foot of the tell.
Location of the Site

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Interpretation ID 108