KE 1268 (Pontic Sigillata Cup with Barbotine) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Comment
DRAWN2022
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 348
Typological identification
Pontic Sigillata (Unclassified)
Typological identification comment
Zhuravlev [2010] Form 32.5
Comparanda
cf. Ke1487-P0383
Comparanda
cf. MartyPeppers1979, pp. 144, 157-158, 452, nos. A34, A37, figs. 15:c, 15:f, 105:h (Pontic Sigillata: Tower 14 Neronian deposit)
Description
Small one-handled cup; short everted rim with intentional fine grooves on outer face and below. Five barbotine appliqués preserved, two at left wider, three at right smaller.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Hard fine, reddish-brown fabric, consistently fired with no core. Darker slip is thickest under rim and around barbotine appliqués; slip is thinner on interior, which carries fine brush marks.
Preservation comment
Single sherd preserving small section of rim and upper portion of wall. Five barbotine appliqués preserved, two at left wider, three at right smaller.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, pp. 71-72, no. ER 59b, pl. 18 (B. Adamsheck)
Wall thickness
0.0029
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
2.5YR 5/6 (red)
File
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1268 (Pontic Sigillata Cup with Barbotine).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1268>