KE 547 (Kenchreai IV RC 22e Amphora with Dipinto) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Writing transcription
ξ(έσται) ιθ
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 138
Typological identification
Kenchreai IV RC22e Amphora
Fabric, firing, and surface description
7YR 7/6, reddish yellow. Hard, smooth, fine fabric, consistently fired. Mostly smooth to slightly splintery break. Rare to uncommon, well sorted, tiny black and occasional gray bits; uncommon, small, golden micaceous flakes visible on surface. Smoothed surface.
Preservation comment
One small sherd preserves <10% of upper shoulder; slight, sparse, abrasion and scattered pits; mostly clean breaks; very thin, small patches of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, p. 117, no. RC 22m, pl. 30 (B. Adamsheck)
Maximum preserved dimension
0.101
Preserved height
0.083
Wall thickness
0.006
Wall thickness
0.008
Material
Ceramic (Material)
File
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 547 (Kenchreai IV RC 22e Amphora with Dipinto).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0547>