KP1956-019 (Late Roman Corinthian Platter after ARS Hayes Form 89B) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
African Red Slip Hayes Form 89
LRP pp. 136-139, fig. 25, esp. no. 7 (unpublished examples from 1960 excavations in the great basilica at Lechaion).
Large platter imitating ARS Hayes Form 89B. Very high pedestal foot, flaring, with rounded outer edge. Flat floor. Double band of tall, imprecise rouletting above three grooves on exterior of foot. Corinthian product.
Fabric description
2.5YR 6/8, light red. Slip: similar. Coarse fabric, consistently fired, has uncommon to common, small to medium, subangular, light (“calcitic”), gray, and red inclusions and very rare, large, angular, dark gray to black inclusions. Thin, even, matte slip on all surfaces, same color as fabric. Turning marks on interior of foot.
Preservation comment
Four joining sherds preserve less than one quarter of foot and small part of floor. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and chipping. Previous mending using acrylic resin(?).
Estimated base diameter
Base Height
Preserved height
Preserved width
Suggested citation
“KP1956-019 (Late Roman Corinthian Platter after ARS Hayes Form 89B).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <>