KTH2137+2138 (Late Roman Imported Cooking Pot) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-95
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Comparanda
KTH2382.
Description
Wide body (ovoid?) tapers toward rim. Short, thick, everted rim turns outward and upward diagonally upward. Slightly rounded lip has shallow groove; interior face is mostly straight, delimited below by sharp turn outward and downward that served as lid-seating.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Granular fabric is brown with frequent small, light, angular to subangular inclusions with some larger ones embedded in surface; other tiny bits. Interior surface is brown consistent with fabric, patchy grey; exterior is strong grey.
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds, one large (2137) and one small (2138), preserve ca. 25% of rim and uppermost body. Slight to moderate, sparse abrasion; slightly worn breaks; thin, somewhat extensive patches of encrustation.
Estimated rim diameter
0.17
Wall thickness
0.004
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
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KTH2138+2137 (Late Roman Imported Cooking Pot)

Suggested citation
“KTH2137+2138 (Late Roman Imported Cooking Pot).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2137>