KTH0152a-c (Iron Nail, Burned Mortar, and Modern Gasket) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
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Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Fr. a: max. p.L. 0.047, W. head 0.017 m Head squarish with rounded top and corners. Shank square in section. Fr. b: max.p.dim. 0.053 m. White mortar/plaster, some adhering to stone and small chunks of mortar, mostly charred white to gray. Fr. c: Diam. 0.027. Flat ring, machined: washer or gasket.
Label or tag text
Τομέας Δ | Στρώμα 2 Δωμάτιο 3 (εσ.) | καρφί-κομμάτια μέταλλου
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Preservation comment
Iron nail (a), heavy corrosion adhering to head, perhaps a small part of shank broken away near tip, otherwise intact; eight irregular fragments of burned mortar (b); and one iron modern iron gasket (c).
Iron (Material)
Mortar/Plaster (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH0152a-c (Iron Nail, Burned Mortar, and Modern Gasket).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2023. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0152>