KTH2013 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine Galilean Percolator) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 18
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Comparanda
KTH0268.
Description
Cylindrical flaring neck. Neck closed inside at articulation with shoulder but pierced with at least two large holes.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
7.5R 6/6 (light red). Slightly granular fabric is light brown with frequent, small, dark, subangular inclusions, rare, small, white chunks, and other tiny bits. Internal fabric is light brown consistent with fabric; exterior surface is patchy light brown to grey. Interior has light turning mark; exterior has light brush strokes and slight ridging.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 20% from base of neck. Slight, sparse abrasion and chipping around edges; slightly worn breaks; thick film of encrustation especially on exterior. Small black patches: secondary scorching.
Wall thickness
0.0036
Has geographic origin
Palestine
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2013 (Late Roman-Early Byzantine Galilean Percolator).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2013>