House 5

House 5 was not discussed in the preliminary draft of Chandler Rowe's MA thesis, however, there was mention of seven wood specimens from House 5 that were sent for dendrochronological dating. The results indicate that House 5 was contemporary with House 3.

Pottery
Jewelry
Bone Artifacts
Lithic Artifacts
Ceramic Artifacts


Pottery

The sherds found in House 5 seem to reflect the later types in the sequence found at the site. Late Three Circle and sophisticated black-on-white types were found, as well as a fragment of Tularosa White-on-Red.


SHERDS

Three Circle Red-on-White
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22721

SHERD

Three Circle Red-on-White
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22721

SHERDS

Black-on-white types
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22720

SHERD

Tularosa White-on-Red
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22725

Jewelry

A fragment of a shell bracelet with incised symbols was found in the remains of House 5.


SHELL BRACELET (FRAGMENT)

Glycymeris shell
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22715


Bone Artifacts

The shaft of a bone awl was found in House 5.


AWL

Bone, 3-1/2" long
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22719

Lithic Artifacts

A well-worn mano was found in House 5.


MANO

7-1/2" x 5"
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22718

Ceramic Artifacts

Two fragments of ceramic disks were recovered from House 5, and a worked sherd pottery smoother was found in the fill.


CERAMIC DISKS

Black-on-white and plainware types
House 5
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22717

SMOOTHER

Worked sherd
House 5, fill
Wheatley Ridge Ruin
LMA 22716