KTH1268 (Late Roman Imported Cooking Pot) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-63
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Description
Convex upper body. Everted rim, almost vertical, with deep groove on top and rounded outer edge.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Hard, fine to slightly granular fabric, light reddish grey, has frequent, small to medium, angular, white (calcitic?) inclusions occasionally embedded in surface; rare, small to medium, light brown bits; frequent golden mica. All extant surfaces are fired consistently grey with light brush marks.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 8-10% of rim and small part of upper wall. Slight to moderate abrasion and chipping; sparse, thin film of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.024
Estimated rim diameter
0.2
Wall thickness
0.005
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1268 (Late Roman Imported 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/kth1268>