KE 2159 (Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 60) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 602
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 60
Description
Bowl with rounded walls and high overhanging rim, hooked on exterior; slightly convex floor. Interior floor marked off from lower wall by slight offset.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine reddish fabric with frequent mica. Slip flaking away and almost gone on interior but survives in large areas of exterior lower body: typical for ware.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 10% of base and roughly 20-25% of wall up to lip: full profile. Moderate erosion and abrasion with frequent gouging and slight chipping; worn edges; slight, scattered patches of encrustation on interior.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, pp. 129-130, no. RC 52b (B. Adamsheck)
Estimated base diameter
0.22
Height
0.08
Estimated rim diameter
0.3
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2159 (Eastern Sigillata B Hayes Form 60).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2159>