KTH0870 (Late Roman Shallow Basin) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Comment
DIAM2018
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification comment
Cf. Hammond 407
Description
Flaring, almost horizontal rim with sharp upper lip and rounded underside, slightly concave top. Upper body convex and tapering downward; corrugation.
Fabric description
Fabric: 5YR 5/8, yellowish red. Somewhat fine, consistently fired fabric with uncommon, medium to large, subrounded to rounded white chunks (“lime“). Thin, even wash slightly more yellow than fabric; faint brushstrokes on exterior. Similar to Southern Argolid fabric.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves small part of rim and upper body. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasive especially around edges; thick, rough, extensive film of encrustation on all surfaces.
Preserved height
0.05
Estimated rim diameter
0.3
Wall thickness
0.0099
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0870 (Late Roman Shallow Basin).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0870>