KTH0690 (Pithos) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-66
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Pithos
Description
Pithos. Heavy everted rim, rounded across top and outer face, deep groove on underside.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light red. Slightly granular, soft fabric has rare, circular, small, dark inclusions, sometimes clustering in abundance; rare other tiny bits. All surfaces are pale buff with slight greenish tinge.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves 10-12% of rim and neck. Slight abrasion and large chips around edges; slight patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.046
Estimated rim diameter
0.44
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0690 (Pithos).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0690>