KE 1982 (Hexagonal Marble Plaque, Opus Sectile) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
Ar 104
Typological identification
Architectural Element
Bibliography
R. L. Scranton and E. S. Ramage, “Investigations at Corinthian Kenchreai,“ Hesperia 36.2 (1967), p. 140; Kenchreai I, p. 122, no. 2g, pl. XLIVA (R. Scranton)
Description
Hexagonal plaque from pavement(?) in opus sectile. Finely cut with smooth surfaces.
Preservation comment
Intact. Slight, sparse scoring on all surfaces and moderate chipping around edges. Patch of black discoloration: scorching?
Thickness
0.017
Material
Marble (Material)
File
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1982 (Hexagonal Marble Plaque, Opus Sectile).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1982>