National and State Register

Bass Site

Montezuma County

The site comprises the residential, political and ceremonial core of a larger dispersed community that occupied the area in the late 1100s and early 1200s.

The site has the ability to yield important information regarding the organization of prehistoric communities and the nature of political and ceremonial leadership.  Listed under Great Pueblo Period of the McElmo Drainage Unit, AD 1075-1300 Multiple Property Submission.