KE 1250 (Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 71) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Writing transcription
ΙΧ
Comment
DRAWN2022
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 330
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 71
Cited by
Hayes1985, p. 67 (“Alcuni fondi in [ibid.] sono vicini a questa forma“; EAA-Atlante II)
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Bowl with high, gently curving wall; slight convex floor. Central planta media stamp, illegible; single concentric groove with overlapping ends. ”ΙΧ” or ”ΧΙ” inscribed on underside of floor.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine fabric consistently fired light red with glistening micaceous bits visible in direct sunlight. Slightly darker slip is thick and smoothed where best preserved.
Preservation comment
Four joining sherds preserve much of base and turn to wall and small section thereof. Slip well preserved in parts, though with much chipping and wear.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, pp. 64-65, no. ER 41b, fig. 2 (B. Adamsheck)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
2.5YR 7/8 (light red)
File
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1250 (Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 71).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1250>