KTH1890 (Early-Middle Roman Frying Pan) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-23
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Roman-period Cooking Ware
Description
Plain rounded rim. Tubular (hollow) handle applied to rim, slightly overrunning lip above and below; spirally turned.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
2.5Y 7/4 (pale brown). Granular fabric has abundant, small to medium, light, angular inclusions, also embedded in surface; rare larger angular bits. All surfaces are light pale brown consistent with fabric; several small to medium surface voids.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 5-7% of rim and upper body and lower handle. Severe, extensive abrasion and occasional pitting and gouging; work breaks; specks of encrustation.
Diameter
0.018
Preserved height
0.038
Preserved length
0.051
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH1890 (Early-Middle Roman 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/kth1890>