KTH1696 (Late Roman Amphora 2, Variant Fabric) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-76
Comment
Object description in preparation.
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 2
Extant part
Rim
Fabric description
Slightly granular fabric fired to consistent brownish red. Frequent tiny glistening quartz/mica, medium angular dark/reddish chunks, small to tiny angular light inclusions, tiny dark and light bits. Surface worn put slightly lighter thin wash extant in places. This is distinct from the ”Consistently Fired Red” LRA2 fabric.
Preservation comment
Single sherd preserving part of rim.
Estimated rim diameter
0.11
Rim Height
0.053
Rim Percent Preserved
15
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Fabric Munsell reading
5YR 5/8
Suggested citation
“KTH1696 (Late Roman Amphora 2, Variant Fabric).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1696>