KTH2110 (Late Roman Shallow Basin) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 07
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Ceramic (Material)
Typological identification comment
See Hammond 407; same family as KTH870 but simpler design.
Description
Horizontal rim, rounded exterior face but sharp edges on underside and inside top. Upper body convex directly below rim but tapers steeply downward. Turning marks on exterior.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Granular fabric has red/pink core and is light brown towards the surface; frequent small to medium light angular inclusions; other tiny bits. All extant surfaces are pale light brown; occasional mica. Essentially LRA2 Southern Argolid fabric.fabric.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 10% of rim and small part of upper body. Clean breaks; somewhat thick, rough, extensive patches of encrustation on all surfaces.
Preserved height
0.053
Estimated rim diameter
0.37
Wall thickness
0.008
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2110 (Late Roman Shallow Basin).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2110>