KTH0995 (Late Roman Amphora 4) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-73
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 4
Description
Amphora. The toe terminates in a small flat disk, clearly not enough to support standing vessel. Deep combing on lower wall.
Extant part
Toe
Fabric, firing, and surface description
LRA5 fabric. Hard red, slightly granular fabric with occasional chunks of large to small irregular and angular lime, and small to tiny light bits. This fabric has similarities with KTH1530, though that has larger lime chunks.
Preservation comment
Single sherd, lowest wall and base.
Wall thickness
.006
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
2.5YR 6/8
Surface (slip) Munsell reading
7.5 8/3
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0995 (Late Roman Amphora 4).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0995>