Date of imagery: 12 Oct 2007 24 Mar 2016

Heritage Place

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0116926
Names
خربة بيرزيت ( Toponym )
el-Mamsiyyat ( Toponym )
el-Mamsiyya ( Toponym )
Khirbet Birzeit ( Toponym )
E35N31-33_000001 ( Designation )
Overall Archaeological Certainty
No archaeological certainty recorded
Definite
Cultural periods
No cultural period recorded
Classical/Pre-Islamic (Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran/Northern Arabia) ( Period ) Roman Imperial, Early (Levant/Mesopotamia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Classical/Pre-Islamic (Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran/Northern Arabia) ( Period ) Roman Imperial (Levant/Mesopotamia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Islamic, Middle (Fatimid/Ayyubid/Crusader) (Levant/Arabia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Islamic, Late (Ottoman) (Levant/Arabia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Classical/Pre-Islamic (Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran/Northern Arabia) ( Period ) Byzantine (Levant/Mesopotamia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Iron Age (Levant/Mesopotamia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Classical/Pre-Islamic (Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran/Northern Arabia) ( Period ) Post-Achaemenid/Hellenistic/Seleucid, Early (Levant/Mesopotamia/Iran) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Islamic, Late (Mamluk/Rasulid) (Levant/Arabia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )
Islamic (Levant/Arabia) ( Period ) Islamic, Early (Umayyad/Abbasid/Fatimid) (Levant/Arabia) ( Period Detail ) Definite ( Certainty )

Archaeological Assessment

Feature forms within the Heritage Place
No feature forms recorded
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Modified Rock Surface ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Modified Rock Surface ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Pit/Shaft/Tunnel ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Wall ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty )

Feature intepretations within Heritage Place
No feature interpretations recorded
Well ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Palace/High Status Complex ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Enclosure ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Fort/Fortress/Castle ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Low ( Certainty )

Settlement/Habitation Site ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Production/Processing (Agricultural) ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Storage Facility ( Type ) Unknown ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Hearth/Oven ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Basin/Tank ( Type ) 2 to 5 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )

Building ( Type ) 1 ( Number ) Definite ( Certainty )


Condition

Overall condition of resource
No overall condition recorded
Poor
Overall disturbance extent
No overall disturbance extent recorded
31-60%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
No disturbance assessment recorded
Category: Domestic Use - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - Cause certainty: High - From: 2004-12-31 - To: 2016-06-15

Category: Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Vegetation/Crops/Trees - Cause certainty: High - Before: 2002-06-29

Category: Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - Cause certainty: Definite - From: 1996-01-01 - To: 2000-12-31

Category: Building and Development - Cause: Construction - Cause certainty: Medium - Before: 2002-06-29

Category: Infrastructure/Transport - Cause: Road/Track - Cause certainty: High - Before: 2002-06-29

Threat(s) to the resource
No threat assessment recorded
Threat category: Natural
Potential cause: Vegetation/Crops/Trees
Cause probability: Probable

Threat category: Domestic Use
Potential cause: Occupation/Continued Use
Cause probability: Probable

Threat category: Archaeological
Potential cause: Excavation (Hand)
Cause probability: Possible

Threat category: Building and Development
Potential cause: Construction
Cause probability: Possible


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