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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 682
Typological identification
Unclassified Amphora
Description
Amphora with short tapering neck, thickened rounded rim, small oval-section handles, and ridging on extant body. Wide groove on neck below rim. Handles extend from from neck to body. Very thin walls.
Preservation comment
Eleven joining sherds preserve complete rim, much of neck, one complete handle, one partial handle, and shoulder. Some plaster gap filling. Surfaces worn.
Handle width
0.016
Rim diameter
0.098
Wall thickness
0.035
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Suggested citation
“KE 2238 (Roman Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2238>