KP085 (Early Roman Piriform Unguentarium) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Unguentarium
Bibliography
Rifeetal2007, pp. 168, 169, fig. 20
Description
Plain, flat base. Narrow piriform body. Cylindrical neck flares upward; everted, rounded rim with vertical outer face.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fabric and firing same as KP082. Thin, uneven, matte slip same color as fabric over roughly one-half of vessel.
Preservation comment
Intact. Slight film of encrustation across body.
Base Diameter
0.019
Body diameter
0.037
Height
0.104
Rim diameter
0.029
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KP085 (Early Roman Piriform Unguentarium).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kcp/kp085>