KTH0844 (Late Roman Regional Cooking Pot) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-65
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Description
Everted rim; inner edge rounded on top, flattens towards outer edge forming ledge for lid; slightly concave below, offset from wall by groove.
Extant part
Rim
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Granular fabric is reddish-brown with frequent small light angular inclusions; rare dark circular inclusions. Interior and exterior surfaces are reddish-brown consistent with fabric; grey towards rim showing signs of burning or use.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves 5-10% of rim and small part of upper body. Slight abrasion and flaking around edges and surface; thin, sparse patches of encrustation.
Estimated rim diameter
0.18
Wall thickness
0.005
Has geographic origin
Northeast Peloponnese
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0844 (Late Roman Regional Cooking Pot).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0844>