KTH0593 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Southern Phoenician Amphora) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-48
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification comment
Agora M 334 submodule.
Comparanda
KTH0571.
Description
Irregular, slightly splayed ring foot; flat to slightly domed bottom. Tall, flaring lower wall. Excess clay on interior; spiral interior on floor and bottom. Slight tooled ridging on exterior.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Granular fabric is orange-brown with occasional medium light subangular inclusions; other tiny bits. Interior is pale light brown, medium void; exterior is orange; underneath base is orange with light brown patch.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves entire base and large part of lower wall. Slight, extensive abrasion and chipping around edges and across surface; scattered specks of encrustation.
Base Diameter
0.062
Preserved height
0.064
Wall thickness
0.007
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0593 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Southern Phoenician Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0593>