KTH0713 (Early-Middle Roman Corinthian Thin-Walled-Ware Mug-Beaker) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-50
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification comment
Regional adaptation of Phocaean type?
Description
Small flat base with thickened floor, string-cut; rough, unfinished outer edge. Flaring lower wall up to convex body. Probably mug or beaker.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Light reddish brown fabric, slight gritty, with rare, small, poorly sorted, subangular and rounded (some elongated) white (“lime”) inclusions; thin, even wash very slightly lighter. Corinthian. For material cf. KTH1735 and KTH2018.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves entire base and small part of lower wall. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion, pitting, and gouging; worn breaks; thin, extensive specks to patches of encrustation.
Base Diameter
0.029
Preserved height
0.015
Wall thickness
0.0041
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
2.5YR 6/3
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0713 (Early-Middle Roman Corinthian Thin-Walled-Ware Mug-Beaker).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0713>