KTH2111 (Roman Amphora) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 07
Comment
JLR: prob. Dressel 5
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Unclassified Amphora
Description
Single large sherd. Near fine, reddish brown fabric wit occasional medium to small lime inclusions. Sherd encrusted.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Near fine fabric, consistently fired pale reddish brown, with smooth to slightly granular break and smooth surface. Contains rare, medium to small, lime bits.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves upper toe and roughly 25% of lower body. Slight, extensive abrasion and minor gouging and chipping; worn breaks; extensive, irregular, thin specks to patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.121
Preserved width
0.173
Base Width
0.027
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2111 (Roman Amphora).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2111>