KTH1562 (Samos Cistern Amphora) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 24
Comment
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Samos Cistern Amphora
Description
Cylindrical body with convex wall curving upward over shoulder toward tapered neck. Lower attachment for oval to rectangular vertical handle supported by large, irregular blob of applied clay. Shallow, somewhat narrow ridging over shoulder and down body. Uneven, coarse brushstrokes over excess clay.
Description
Single body sherd with handle stub. Sightly granular fabric fire to dark brown with tiny light bits; exterior coated in thick slightly darker wash.
Handle width
0.031
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1562 (Samos Cistern Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1562>