KTH0774+0856 (Late Roman Palestinian Casserole Lid) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
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
Shallow domed lid, thin walled, with everted rim. Stepped ridging on exterior. Form paired with Palestinian casserole KTH0004/1398?
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Slightly granular red fabric with frequent small to tiny varied bits and occasional medium to small, subrounded, “lime” chunks. Surface displays thin, even wash slightly lighter than fabric.
Preservation comment
Three joining sherds (774+856) preserve ca. 30% of rim and <25% of body. Slight, sparse abrasion on surface and large chips from rim; clean breaks; scattered, thin patches of encrustation; large patch of post-depositional scorching.
Preserved height
0.044
Estimated rim diameter
0.26
Wall thickness
0.003-0.004
Has geographic origin
Palestine
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
2.5YR 5/8
Drawing
Photograph
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KTH0856+0774 (Late Roman Palestinian Casserole Lid)

Suggested citation
“KTH0774+0856 (Late Roman Palestinian Casserole Lid).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0774>