KTH0179 (Water-Worn Amphora Toe) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Short, conical toe. Interior has finishing swirl at lowest point. Could be a very short, very worn Samos Cistern toe.
Fabric description
Slight granular dark brown fabric with frequent sandy bits, some glistening.
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves entire toe and small part of lower body. No original surfaces: extensive erosion and pitting from water wear (on beach?); thin patches of encrustation.
Maximum diameter
0.086
Preserved height
0.053
Wall thickness
0.007
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0179 (Water-Worn Amphora Toe).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0179>