KTH0947 (Early Byzantine Cooking Pot) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-52
Comment
DIAM2018 (GPB)
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Comment
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Comparanda
Cf. Slane and Sanders 2005, p. p. 279, no. 4-28, fig. 12=Hammond 2017, p. 327, no. 361, fig. 41 (with spout: Panayia Area, mid-third quarter of 7th century); check also examples in Pyrgouthi
Description
Single sherd preserving 1/6 of rim; everted. Slightly concave on top towards inner edge forming ledge for lid; rounded inner and outer edges; offset from wall below by groove. Granular fabric is fired grey; frequent light small angular inclusions, with occasional large elongated angular bits; some inclusions break through the surface. All surfaces are a patchy brownish-red to reddish-brown; light brush marks on inner and outer surfaces. Heavily encrusted.
Estimated rim diameter
0.165
Wall thickness
0.0036
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0947 (Early Byzantine 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/kth0947>