KE 1365 (Eastern Sigillata B Hayes form 70, Small) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Comment
DRAWN2022
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 371
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 70
Description
Small conical cup. Very solid base id distinctive. Low ring foot extends right from edge of base; it provides a flat resting surface and is marked from underside by convex offset. Circular stamp divided into four sections by irregular cross at center of interior floor.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine light-red fabric with frequent glistening micaceous bits visible in direct sunlight. Surface slip is thick and darker.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves entire base and much of lower wall to turn to rim. Slight, sparse scratching and chipping around edges; thick slip is generally well preserved.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, p. 65, ad no. ER 43 (B. Adamsheck)
Base Diameter
0.0286
Preserved height
0.023
Wall thickness
0.0023
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
2.5YR 6/8 (light red)
Surface (slip) Munsell reading
2.5YR 5/8 (red)
File
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1365 (Eastern Sigillata B Hayes form 70, Small).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2023. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1365>