KE 1330 (Early Roman Piriform Unguentarium) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 366
Typological identification
Piriform unguentarium
Piriform body. Rounded bottom, slightly concave. Narrow, cylindrical neck.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves entire body up to base of neck. Moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and less intense erosion but large area of flaking; worn breaks; large, thin patch of rust-colored discoloration.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, p. 120, no. RC 32a, pl. 33 (B. Adamsheck)
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 1330 (Early Roman Piriform Unguentarium).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <>