Area 296

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Area ID 296
Site Akarçay Tepe
Area type settlement
Area NR Transition from PPN to PN
Period Anatolia: Pre-Pottery Neolithic B 8800 - 7000
Anatolia: Early Neolithic 7000 - 6600
Dating method radiocarbon dating
Radiocarbon dated yes
Earliest date: Lab Number KIA 31926
Earliest date: 14C age (BP) 8199
Earliest date: Calibration yes
Earliest date: 14C age calibrated (BC) 7370
Earliest date: Date of calibration None
Earliest date: Standard deviation 34
Earliest date: Delta 13C None
Earliest date: Dated by
Latest date: Lab Number Beta- 174039
Latest date: 14C age (BP) 7860
Latest date: Calibration yes
Latest date: 14C age calibrated (BC) 6810
Latest date: Date of calibration None
Latest date: Standard deviation 40
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
Settlement type tell
Settlement structure houses: free-standing
Settlement building type
Settlement building shape rectangular
Settlement building technique stone
Settlement archaeological features fireplace
plastered floor
post hole
stone setting
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 There are multi-room structures and small cell like rooms.
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Interpretation ID 99