KE 2189 (Dressel 6A Amphora) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Writing transcription
SE]X̣・IVL・ORP
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 631
Bibliography
Kenchreai IV, pp. 109-110, no. RC 1c, pl. 28 (B. Adamsheck)
Bibliography
Zaccaria Claudio. 1989. “Per una prosopografia dei personaggi menzionati sui bolli delle anfore romane dell‘Italia nordorientale.” In: Amphores romaines et histoire économique. Dix ans de recherche. Actes du colloque de Sienne (22-24 mai 1986) Rome : École Française de Rome. pp. 469-488. <https://www.persee.fr/doc/efr_0000-0000_1989_act_114_1_3428>
Description
Amphora with long neck and rounded body. Body sherd has stamp partially preserved on shoulder above carination: X̣・IVL・ORP, restored and expanded to “SEXTVS IVLIVS ORPHEVS”.
Wall thickness
.025
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2189 (Dressel 6A Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2189>