KTH0229a-p (Burned Roman Potsherds) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 2
Description
Various fragments, mostly from LRA2 amphoras but one tall, angular handle, show varying degrees of scorching and adherence of burned and corroded iron.
Preservation comment
16 small to medium body sherds (a-p) preserve evidence of burning; 40 more sherds from bodies and necks unrelated vessels without burning in same bag. Slight to moderate, sparse to somewhat extensive encrustation.
Maximum preserved dimension
0.031
Maximum preserved dimension
0.108
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0229a-p (Burned Roman Potsherds).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0229>