KTH0773 (Late Roman Globular Cooking Pot) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-61
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Description
Wide, rounded body. Vertical rim tapering toward top with thin, sharp lip; outside face offset from wall by shallow groove; inside face concave with curved ridge forming ledge for lid. Circular handle, twisted, attaches from upper body to articulation of shoulder and neck.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Pale brown at core, grey towards surface. Granular fabric has frequent small circular inclusions, occasional medium angular inclusions. All surfaces fired grey consistent with fabric.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 8% of rim and shoulder and one handle. Mostly clean breaks but somewhat extensive abrasion and chipping across surfaces of vessel and handle; large patches of encrustation.
Handle width
0.0195
Preserved height
0.103
Estimated rim diameter
0.17
Wall thickness
0.004
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0773 (Late Roman Globular 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/kth0773>