Date of imagery: 30 Jan 2003 19 Nov 2016

Heritage Resource E27

Resource Summary

Resource ID
EAMENA-0116919
Names
Thysdrus ( Toponym )
El Djem ( Toponym )
الجمّ ( Toponym )
El Jem ( Toponym )
Overall Site Certainty
Definite
Site function(s)
Entertainment/Leisure ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Funerary/Memorial ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Domestic ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Status/Display/Monumental ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Religious ( Function ) Definite ( Certainty )
Cultural periods
Early Roman (North/Central Tunisia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Vandal (Tripolitania, North/Central Tunisia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Early Medieval/Umayyad/Aghlabid/Fatamid (North/Central Tunisia) ( Period ) Probable ( Certainty )
Late Punic (North/Central Tunisia) ( Period ) Probable ( Certainty )
Late Roman (Tripolitania/North Tunisia/Central Tunisia/Algeria) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Byzantine (Tripolitania/North Tunisia/Central Tunisia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )
Roman Provincial (Tripolitania/North Tunisia/Central Tunisia) ( Period ) Definite ( Certainty )

Classification

Feature forms within Heritage Resource
Cleared Area ( Form Type ) Medium ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Multi-Component ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Paved/Laid Surface ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Structure ( Form Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Structure ( Form Type ) Medium ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Feature intepretations within Heritage Resource
Amphitheatre ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Bath-house ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Cemetery ( Type ) High ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Circus/Hippodrome ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Gathering Area ( Type ) Medium ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
House/Dwelling ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Road/Track ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Settlement/Habitation Site ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Temple/Sanctuary/Shrine ( Type ) High ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )
Theatre/Odeon ( Type ) Medium ( Certainty ) 1 ( Number )
Tomb/Grave/Burial ( Type ) Definite ( Certainty ) Unknown ( Number )

Condition

Overall condition of resource
Poor
Overall disturbance extent
91-100%
Types of disturbances affecting the resource
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - To: 1960-01-01
Archaeological - Cause: Excavation (Unclassified) - From: 1960-11-01 - To: 1961-07-31
Natural - Cause: Vegetation/Crops - To: 2006-04-15
Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Vegetation/Crops - To: 2006-04-15
Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Road/Track - To: 2006-04-15
Domestic - Cause: Construction - To: 2006-04-15
Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Construction - To: 2006-04-15
Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Construction - From: 2006-04-15 - To: 2012-05-11
Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Construction - From: 2013-11-16 - To: 2015-03-25
Domestic - Cause: Occupation/Continued Use - From: 1960-01-01 - To: 2016-10-26
Agricultural/Pastoral - Cause: Vegetation/Crops - From: 2006-04-15 - To: 2016-10-26
Natural - Cause: Vegetation/Crops - From: 2006-04-15 - To: 2016-10-26
Potential impact factors on the resource
Domestic - Potential cause: Construction
Agricultural/Pastoral - Potential cause: Construction
Domestic - Potential cause: Occupation/Continued Use
Agricultural/Pastoral - Potential cause: Vegetation/Crops
Natural - Potential cause: Vegetation/Crops

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