KE 2343 (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 789
Typological identification
Byzantine Sgraffito
Typological identification comment
Morgan's Incised-Sgraffito Medallion Style
Typological identification comment
Sanders2000, dated 1160+-1200+
Preservation comment
Two sherds preserve ca. 15% of vessel, including full profile. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive surface abrasion and large flakes, removing patches of glaze; somewhat worn breaks; thin, patchy film of encrustation especially on bottom.
Published as
KenchreaiIV, p. 104, no. LRB 49, pl. 25 (B. Adamsheck)
Base Diameter
0.081
Height
0.042
Estimated rim diameter
0.195
Wall thickness
0.005-0.006
Belongs to Historical Period
Middle Byzantine (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 2343 (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/ke2343>