KTH0596 (Small Late Roman Amphora 2) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 58
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 2 Small
Description
Short, truncoconical neck. Flaring rim; rounded lip with groove on inner face. Loop handles, oval in section, attach at upper neck.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Standard LRA2 southern Argolid fabric.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves 34% of rim, neck from rim to shoulder, and upper part of one handle. Slight, sparse abrasion and minor chipping; somewhat worn breaks; scattered specks of encrustation.
Handle width
0.025
Preserved height
0.077
Rim diameter
0.08
Rim Height
0.02
Wall thickness
0.004-0.006
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0596 (Small 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/kth0596>