KTH1567 (Beirut 8 Amphora) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 24
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Comment
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Beirut 8 Amphora
Typological identification comment
Reynolds [2000] Beirut type 8.1 (late 5th-first half of 6th c.)
Description
Single sherd preserving one complete handle and neck underneath, no part of rim extant. Fabric and firing as KTH0454. Oval handle with very light flat ridging. Turning ridges on exterior surface, turning marks on interior. Splattered paint on neck and handle: one stroke, going up from right to left; one larger nearly circular blob.
Handle width
0.031
Preserved height
0.132
Wall thickness
0.007
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1567 (Beirut 8 Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1567>