KE 788 (ARS Hayes Form 99c) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 208
Typological identification
African Red-Slip Hayes Form 99c
Kenchreai IV, p. 96 ad no. LRB 26 (B. Adamsheck).
LRP, pp. 153, 154, 155, no. 23, fig. 28=Slane and Sanders 2005, pp. 267, 268, no. 3-8, fig. 8 (Baths of Aphrodite, Corinth [no. C-56-15], ca. A.D. 600).
Conservation in 1960s: extant sherds joined with acrylic resin; missing sherds restored with gray plaster.
Shallow bowl with rounded walls and thickened rim. Rim has rounded outer profile and slight hook below. Offset marks floor from lower wall. Low foot with triangular profile. No stamped decoration.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Refitting hides fabric, though usual for ware with one light chunk observed exploding on underside of foot. Some elongated voids visible on exterior surface. Thick, matte slip on extant exterior surfaces and over rim; exterior otherwise plain to thinly slipped.
Preservation comment
Eight joining sherds preserve profile, most of base, and <25% of rim. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive erosion, abrasion, and pitting and occasional gouging and chipping; thin patches of encrustation.
Estimated base diameter
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 788 (ARS Hayes Form 99c).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <>