KE 2022 (Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 517
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47
Kenchreai I, p. 136, pl. LVI:A (R. Scranton); Kenchreai IV, no. ER 25c, pp. 57-58, pl. 15 (B. Adamsheck); Hayes 1985 (EAA-Atlante II), pp. 35-36, pl. VI.
Small cup with slightly flaring walls and high, slightly flaring rim. Slight offset or flange separates rim from wall on exterior and gives it a concave profile on exterior. Thickness of wall is variable so that it is essentially straight on exterior, though a flaring profile on interior. Small ring foot is separated from exterior wall by offset; sloped lower face. End of turning spiral extant in center of inner floor.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Very fine slightly pink fabric with rare inclusions, one chunk exploding on exterior surface. Thin dark red slip is worn and partially missing. Double dipping streak partially preserved.
Preservation comment
Single sherd preserving profile, complete base, and over half of vessel. Plaster refilling to restore complete form.
Base Diameter
Rim diameter
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 2022 (Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <>