Area 175


Main Information
Area ID 175
Site Cafer Höyük
Area type settlement
Area NR Cafer Höyük Middle Phase (Levels 8-5)
Period Anatolia: Pre-Pottery Neolithic B 8800 - 7000
Dating method radiocarbon dating
Radiocarbon dated yes
Earliest date: Lab Number Ly-3090
Earliest date: 14C age (BP) 8920
Earliest date: Calibration no
Earliest date: 14C age calibrated (BC) None
Earliest date: Date of calibration None
Earliest date: Standard deviation 160
Earliest date: Delta 13C None
Earliest date: Dated by
Latest date: Lab Number Ly-3773
Latest date: 14C age (BP) 7900
Latest date: Calibration no
Latest date: 14C age calibrated (BC) None
Latest date: Date of calibration None
Latest date: Standard deviation 190
Latest date: Delta 13C None
Latest date: Dated by
Period Reference Özdoğan, Mehmet; Başgelen, Nezih; Kuniholm, Peter, The Neolithic in Turkey. New Excavations & New Research. The Euphrates Basin, 2011, Istanbul
Comment
Settlement type tell
Settlement structure houses: free-standing
Settlement building type
Settlement building shape rectangular
Settlement building technique mud brick
pavement
pisé
stone
straw
Settlement archaeological features buttress
clay floor
courtyard
fireplace
hearth
oven
pit
post hole
stairway
wall
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 0
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
Comment The middle phase is characterized by regulary arranged small and almost square "rooms" (cell plan).
Location of the Site

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Interpretation ID 94