KE 2340 (Middle Byzantine Incised-Sgraffito Plate) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area B (northwest side of harbor)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 786
Typological identification
Byzantine Sgraffito
Typological identification comment
Morgan's Incised-Sgraffito Medallion Style
Typological identification comment
Sanders2000, dated 1160+-1200+
Preservation comment
Four large joining sherds preserve ca. 30% of vessel, including large part of rim and floor and nearly intact base. Moderate, extensive abrasion, slight erosion and pitting mostly on outside, flaking glaze, and minor chipping around base; somewhat worn breaks. Single clean, small perforation in wall: post-depositional?
Published as
KenchreaiIV, p. 104, no. LRB 50, pl. 25 (B. Adamsheck)
Estimated base diameter
0.123
Height
0.092
Base Height
0.015
Estimated rim diameter
0.27
Wall thickness
0.007
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
3D Model
Byzantine (Historical Period)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2340 (Middle Byzantine Incised-Sgraffito Plate).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2340>