KTH1668 (Middle Roman Amphora 7) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-31
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Middle Roman Amphora 7
Description
Cylindrical, thick-walled neck. Tapering rim rolled outward with sloping exterior face; horizontal flange below.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
2.5YR 5/8 (orange red). Hard, granular fabric with uncommon, small, angular, predominantly light inclusions (note quartz), rare, small, rounded, dark inclusions, and frequent tiny sand. Surface essentially plain, slightly darker than fabric.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserve >25% of rim and upper neck. Slight, sparse abrasion, chipping and flaking; worn breaks; slight, very thin patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.048
Estimated rim diameter
0.09
Wall thickness
0.009
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1668 (Middle Roman Amphora 7).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1668>