KTH0055 (Sherd Stopper) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Comment
DIAM2018 (LBH)
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Sherd stopper
Description
Sherd stopper cut from base of a vessel. Concave. Light brush marks on interior; light turning marks on exterior.
Fabric description
Granular fabric inconsistently fired brown to grey; frequent light small angular inclusions, few larger bits; other tiny bits. Interior surface is patchy brownish-red to grey; exterior is patchy brown to grey.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves intact stopper. Slight, sparse abrasion on all surfaces and breaks; extensive specks of encrustation.
Rim diameter
0.059
Wall thickness
0.0066
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0055 (Sherd Stopper).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0055>