Area 778

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Area ID 778
Site Nevalı Çori
Area type settlement
Area NR Level 3 and 3 B
Period Anatolia: Pre-Pottery Neolithic B
Dating method material culture
radiocarbon dating
Radiocarbon dated yes
Earliest date: Lab Number
Earliest date: 14C age (BP)
Earliest date: Calibration None
Earliest date: 14C age calibrated (BC)
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)
Latest date: Calibration None
Latest date: 14C age calibrated (BC)
Latest date: Date of calibration None
Latest date: Standard deviation None
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 flat site
Settlement structure houses: free-standing
Settlement building type
Settlement building shape circular
Settlement building technique T-pillar
stone socket
terrazzo floor
Settlement archaeological features bench
clay floor
plastered floor
post hole
stone platform
wall painting
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 20
Grave type pit grave
Grave: type of human remains inhumation
secondary deposition
Grave: estimated number of individuals
Grave: age groups age not specified
Grave: sexes sex not specified
Grave: number of female sex None
Grave: number of male sex None
Grave: number of not specified sex None
Grave: disturbance of graves none recorded
Description This level presents also houses of the "Two-tier channel type" with some variations, and a workshop. Level IIIB: A new structure were built only in the middle of the settlement. Round Houses were built, which are not comparable to the round huts of the first stage at Çayönü.
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Interpretations related to this Area
Interpretation ID 96