KTH0719 (Early Byzantine Imported Cooking Pot) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-50
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Description
Vertical to slightly flaring rim has slightly groove on outer face, simple rounded lip, and thick projecting ledge for lid with slight concavity below. Upper wall slopes straight outward from sharp articulation with rim.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fabric 10R 4/1, dark grayish red; slightly grayer near surface. Granular fabric with uncommon, subangular to subrounded, small to medium-sized black and less frequent white inclusions; frequent small voids.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 15-20% of rim and small part of upper body. Slight, sparse abrasion but clean breaks; thin, extensive patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.057
Rim diameter
0.15
Wall thickness
0.007
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0719 (Early Byzantine Imported Cooking Pot).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0719>