KTH0700 (Late Roman Amphora 5) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-10
Comment
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 5
Description
Vertical, cylindrical rim, demarcated below by small rounded ridge, like a ring; triangular lip, slightly outwardly thickened. Slight excess clay on face of upper rim and lip.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine, pale orange fabric, rather clean with few visible lime chunks (cf. KTH1096). Northern Palestinian: Caesarea.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves 18% of rim and small part of shoulder. Slight to modern, extensive abrasion and minor scratching; worn breaks; extensive film of ecnrustation.
Estimated diameter upper bound
0.124
Preserved height
0.046
Estimated rim diameter
0.1
Rim Height
0.04
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0700 (Late Roman Amphora 5).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0700>