KE 1249 (Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 329
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47
Kenchreai IV, no. ER 24c, p. 57, pl. 15 (B. Adamsheck)
Conservation in 1960s: mended with acrylic resin and full restoration with whitge plaster painted light brown.
Bowl or cup with flaring, very thin wall, high rim, and short ring foot. Slight inverted rim has tooled band on exterior, groove and very light rouletting just beneath. Short ring foot offset from wall and well formed with sharp angles, slightly flaring. Light, semicircular depression at center of lower face of base.
Fabric description
Very fine pale fabric. Dark red slip worn on all nearly all extant surfaces, though original gloss preserved in small patches on exterior.
Preservation comment
Four joining sherds preserve full profile, complete base, and ca. 70% of body and rim. Slight, extensive abrasion and scattered chipping; clean breaks.
Base Diameter
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)