KTH0247a, b (Iron and Plaster Fragments) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Nail
Description
Fr. a: p.L. 0.077, Th. shank 0.011, max.W. head 0.030 m
Description
Fr. b: max. L. 0.047, max. W. 0.048 m. Small spike with rectangular(?), domed head on thick shank, square in section.
Description
Rounded mass of iron: a larger spike head, distorted by oxidation?
Label or tag text
Τομέας Γ | στρώμα 2
Other number or identifier
71
Preservation comment
One mostly intact nail broken near tip (a) attached to larger, amorphous fragment of iron fragment (b) with large fragment of plaster intervening, broken on all sides. Severe corrosion and moderate, extensive encrustation.
Material
Iron (Material)
Material
Mortar/Plaster (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0247a, b (Iron and Plaster Fragments).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0247>