Date of imagery: 20 Oct 2010 24 Oct 2013

Heritage Resource E27

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0096118
Names
Shabwah ( Toponym )
شبوة‎‎ ( Toponym )
Shabwa ( Toponym )
Overall Site Certainty
Definite
Site function(s)
Funerary/Memorial ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Religious ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Defensive/Fortification ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Industrial/Productive ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Hydrological ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Domestic ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Cultural periods
South-Arabian D (Yemen) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
South-Arabian C (Yemen) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
South-Arabian B (Yemen) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
South-Arabian A (Yemen) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
South-Arabian Period (Yemen) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Proto South-Arabian (Yemen) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Bronze Age (Shabwa) (Southwestern Arabia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )

Classification

Feature forms within Heritage Resource
Depression/Hollow ( Form Type ) Medium ( Certainty ) 2 to 5 ( Number )
Large Mound ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Pit/Shaft/Tunnel ( Form Type ) Medium ( Certainty ) 11 to 20 ( Number )
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 51 to 100 ( Number )
Wall ( Form Type ) High ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Feature intepretations within Heritage Resource
Inscription/Rock Art/Relief ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Mine/Quarry/Extraction ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 2 to 5 ( Number )
Production/Processing (Unclassified) ( Type ) High ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Ramparts/Fortification/Defensive Earthwork ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Settlement/Habitation Site ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Tell ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Temple/Sanctuary/Shrine ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Tomb/Grave/Burial ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )

Condition

Overall condition of resource
Poor
Overall disturbance extent
31-60%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - From: 1938-01-01 - To: 1938-12-31
Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Hand) - From: 1974-01-01 - To: 1987-12-31
Infrastructure/Transport - Cause: Road/Track - To: 2002-08-16
Development - Cause: Construction - To: 2002-08-16
Natural - Cause: Precipitation - To: 2002-08-16
Funerary/Memorial - Cause: Excavation (Unclassified) - To: 2002-08-16
Natural - Cause: Precipitation - From: 2002-08-16 - To: 2010-10-23
Potential impact factors on the resource
Development - Potential cause: Construction
Natural - Potential cause: Water Action
Natural - Potential cause: Wind Action

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