KE 243 (Early Byzantine Frying Pan) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 44
Typological identification
Roman-period Cooking Ware
Bibliography
Kenchreai IV, pp. 144-145, no. RC 100, pl. 38 (B. Adamsheck)
Description
Wide flaring, convex body. Plain rim slopes outward. Long but narrow, rod-like (solid?) handle applied to rim, pressed up by finger from below and overrunning lip from above; spirally turned.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 5% of rim and upper wall and one intact handle. Slight, sparse abrasion and scattered large chips; fresh breaks. Very thin, extensive film of encrustation.
Minimum diameter
0.023
Preserved height
0.084
Estimated rim diameter
0.24
Wall thickness
0.007
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph