KTH0496 (Late Roman Amphora 2) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-57
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 2
Description
Rounded shoulder. Wide, truncoconical neck. Sharp articulation between neck and rim. Flaring, convex rim has rounded, inwardly thickened lip with groove made by finger just below on inner face. Vertical loop handle, oval in section, attaches at middle of neck and at shoulder.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Micaceous Argolid fabric.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves over one half of rim, most of neck, one complete handle, and one handle stub. Clean breaks; thin but extensive patches of encrustation on all surfaces.
Handle width
0.036
Rim diameter
0.105
Rim Percent Preserved
60
Wall thickness
0.0102
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0496 (Late Roman Amphora 2).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0496>