KTH2036 (Late Roman Amphora 2) [permalink] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 89, bag 1
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman Amphora 2
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Micaceous variant of standard LRA2 Southern Argolid fabric, with typical firing and surface treatment: pinkish orange fabric fired yellowish at surface; more gritty than usual, with tiny, varied bits, and granular break.
Preservation comment
One small sherd preserves 15% of rim down toward joint with upper neck. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion with minor scratching and pitting; worn breaks; little or no encrustation.
Preserved height
Estimated rim diameter
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KTH2036 (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/kth2036>