KTH0281a/b (Late Roman Marble Table or Altar) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
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Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Altar or table. Heavy, thick fragments with plain, heavy frame (W. 0.071) with sloping sides down to interior panel. Smoothly finished on upper and outer surface, roughly tooled on lower or back surface with handpick.
Fabric description
Rosso antico.
Preservation comment
Two large nonjoining fragments (a/b) preserve one corner and part of one straight side. Slight, sparse pitting; slight to moderate encrustation, heaviest on edges and unfinished side
Preserved length
0.027
Preserved length
0.196
Preserved width
0.021
Preserved width
0.145
Rim Height
0.062
Material
Marble (Material)
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Suggested citation
“KTH0281a/b (Late Roman Marble Table or Altar).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0281>