KE 2200 (Eastern Sigillata C Hayes Form 2) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 643
Typological identification
Eastern Sigillata C Hayes Form 2
Bibliography
Kenchreai IV, no. LRB 18, p. 93, pl. 38 (B. Adamsheck); Hayes 1985 (EAA-Atlante II), pp. 77-78.
Conservation
Conservation in 1960s: complete reconstruction with gray plaster.
Description
Large dish with flaring walls and hollow foot. Rounded outer lip. Sharp transition to lower wall and base on exterior. Short ring foot is deeper under floor.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Slightly coarse, reddish fabric with occasional lime chunks, angular quartz, and frequent tiny bits; variability in fabric more visible because slip almost entirely eroded and many bits exposed on extant surface.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves full profile, 35% of rim, entire base, and large part of body. Slight, extensive abrasion; worn breaks. Marine deposition: widespread erosion; slip almost completely disintegrated.
Base Diameter
0.109
Estimated rim diameter
0.26
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2200 (Eastern Sigillata C Hayes Form 2).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2200>