KTH0298 (Frying Pan) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Comment
KTHJLR
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Roman-period Cooking Ware
Description
Long tubular (hollow) handle with narrowed end; irregular form.
Extant part
Handle
Fabric description
Reddish brown. Hard, dense, medium coarse fabric, consistently fired, with frequent, very small to small, white and black inclusions. Black on exterior from use? Seems to be Corinthian cooking fabric. Turning ridges on exterior.
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves end of handle. Slight, sparse pitting and chipping; slight, extensive patches of encrustation and orange discoloration.
Body diameter
0.019
Head diameter
0.016
Preserved length
0.07
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0298 (Frying Pan).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0298>