KE 2323 (Early Micaceous Water Jar) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area UA (Underwater at south mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 769
Typological identification
Middle Roman Amphora 3
Comparanda
cf. AgoraV, p. 17, no. F 65, pls. 2, 41 (H. Robinson; late 1st century B.C.)
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves entire base and small part of lower wall. Soft and powdery surface, extensive erosion and pitting, consistent with marine submersion over a long period; worn breaks.
Base Diameter
0.08
Preserved height
0.031
Wall thickness
0.004-0.005
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2323 (Early Micaceous Water Jar).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2023. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2323>