KTH0465 (Late Roman Deep Basin) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-86
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Comparanda
Sim. Hammond 2015, p. 333, no. 415, fig. 46 (but larger; Panayia area, 6th century?)
Description
Deep basin. Wide body tapers to rim. Everted rim, drooping to rounded point above low ridge; outer face is rounded; concave inner-upper face forms ledge for lid. Combing barely extant on upper body.
Extant part
Rim
Fabric, firing, and surface description
7.5R 6/4 (pale red); consistently fired. Fabric is granular with infrequent, very small to small, rounded inclusions. Interior surface in nearly the same color as fabric; exterior is patchy brownish grey to grey (7.5R 5/1 to 4/1) with slight brush marks.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves 7% of rim and small part of upper body. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion and chipping; worn breaks; thin patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.017
Estimated rim diameter
0.3
Wall thickness
0.004-0.006
Wall thickness
0.009
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0465 (Late Roman Deep Basin).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0465>