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
Bibliography
Kenchreai IV, p. 65, ad no. ER 43 (B. Adamsheck)
Description
Small conical cup. This piece is distinctive by having a very solid base. The low ring foot extends right from edge of base; it provides a flat resting surface and is marked from 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
Single sherd preserving all of solid base and much of lower wall to turn to rim. Two chips on base. Thick slips is generally well preserved.
Base Diameter
0.0286
Preserved height
0.023
Wall thickness
.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, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1365>