KTH1685 (Keay 62 African Amphora) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-76
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Comment
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Keay 62 Amphora
Description
Fabric is consistently fired to “brick red”, with frequent medium to small angular light ”calcitic” inclusions; rare vary large lime chunks exploding on interior surface (two observed). Above toe surface is fired pale. All very standard for N. African amphoras, which are rare at Kenchreai.
Description
Keay 62 type button base.
Extant part
Toe
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
10R 5/6
Surface (slip) Munsell reading
2.5Y 8/2
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1685 (Keay 62 African Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1685>