Archeology - Hohokam Ballcourts and Their Interpretation

7 on the lower salt and 241 on the middle gila type a

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Unformatted text preview: total number of known courts (128- 129) • Nearly 50% of the multiple- court sites presently known occur in the Phoenix Basin, 20.7% on the lower Salt and 24.1% on the middle Gila • Type A – 302 m^3 1- 2/team (179) • Type B – 424 m^3 3- 4/team • Type C – 603 m^3 3- 5/team • Type D – 723 m^3 4- 6/team • Type E – 1507 m^3 8- 16/team Similarities to Mesoamerican ballgame • The curves of the Hohokam courts may ha...
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This document was uploaded on 03/10/2014 for the course ANTH 387 at Binghamton University.

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