KTH1927 (Late Roman Amphora 2) [permalink] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 26
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 2
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Standard LRA2 Southern Argolid fabric, firing, and surface treatment: surface fired variably to pale brown with orangish clouding; poorly sorted, large, angular, lime chunks and rare limestone(?) spalling; thin wash with fine brush marks over exterior rim.
Preservation comment
One small sherd preserves 15% of rim. Very slight, sparse abrasion with minor chipping and gouging around lip and edges; slightly worn breaks; little or no encrustation.
Preserved height
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH1927 (Late Roman Amphora 2).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2024. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth1927>