KE 2115 (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 560
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47
Kenchreai IV, no. ER 25b, pp. 57-58, pl. 15 (B. Adamsheck); Hayes 1985 (EAA-Atlante II), pp. 35-36, pl. VI.
Conservation in 1960s: mended with acrylic resin and ca. 30% reconstructed with white plaster tinted pinkish brown.
Small cup with flaring walls and high slight flaring rim; ring foot. Concave rim offset from interior and exterior. Low foot offset from exterior by irregular groove that does not go completely around vessel; concentric offset on lower face of base. Interior floor makes smooth transition to wall. Smoothing bands on exterior wall.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Very fine, slightly pinkish fabric. Slip thickly preserved in places, particularly on exterior, worn on interior.
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve ca. 60% of vessel: full profile. Sparse abrasion, chipping, and gouging especially around edges.
Estimated rim diameter
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 2115 (Eastern Sigillata A Hayes Form 47).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <>