KE 2173 (Early-Middle Roman Jug/Pitcher) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 615
Bibliography
Kenchreai IV, p. 144, no. RC 98, pl. 38 (B. Adamsheck: “probably Byzantine“).
Description
Wide ring foot angles outward.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
2.5 YR 6/6 (light red). Slightly coarse fabric, rare small angular gray rocks; slightly micaceous; small to medium, irregular voids. Unslipped.
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves over 50% of ring foot; numerous small and large sherds and flakes possibly from this vessel or (an)other(s). Severe erosion everywhere. From marine context: reddish brown fabric disintegrating, all edges blunted.
Base Diameter
0.076
Base Height
0.013
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2173 (Early-Middle Roman Jug/Pitcher).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2173>