KTH1376+1398 (Early Byzantine Imported Cooking Pot with incised decoration) [permalink] [show more links]
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Single sherd preserving less than 1/3 of rim, flaring outwards; flat on outer edge with incised groove; no offset below. Granular fabric has grey core and is pale brown to surface; abundant small to medium light angular inclusions, also abundant on all extant surfaces; other tiny bits. Interior surface is pale brown consistent with fabric and is ridged; outer surface is patchy brown to grey and preserves incised wave pattern. Light brush marks on upper surfaces.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Coarse fabric, gray core, frequent medium, mostly dark with some light, angular inclusions, many rounded voids, some surface. Towards surface and beneath is very pale brown, with very thin wash just. bit darker than fabric beneath.
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)
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KTH1398+1376 (Early Byzantine Imported Cooking Pot)

Suggested citation
“KTH1376+1398 (Early Byzantine Imported Cooking Pot with incised decoration).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1376>