KTH1852 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine Frying Pan) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-43
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Cooking Ware
Comparanda
Ke 243-P 44; KTH0162, KTH0298.
Description
Straight flaring upper wall. Plain rounded rim. Tubular (hollow) handle applied to rim, pressed up by finger from below (distinct thumbprint) and slightly overrunning lip from above; spirally turned.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Reddish brown fabric (5R 4/6, red) fired inconsistently; all surfaces dark gray (5R 3/1, dark reddish gray). Granular cooking ware fabric has infrequent, small, angular white inclusions and other tiny bits.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves <5% of rim with lower handle attached. Slight, extensive abrasion and rare chipping; worn breaks; large, thin patches of encrustation.
Diameter
0.021
Preserved height
0.042
Preserved length
0.082
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1852 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine Frying Pan).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1852>