KTH2285 (Roman Water Pipe) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-86
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Water Pipe
Typological identification comment
Local Type 2.
Description
Cylindrical body with flaring, rounded rim and groove on interior. Substantial application of mortar (Th. 0.003-0.005) around end for attachment to adjacent pipe.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fine, hard, consistently fired fabric, pale yellowish red, with few, very small, subrounded to subangular, red, black and gray inclusions.
Preservation comment
One small fragments preserves small part of wall and one finished edge. Thin, extensive film of encrustation.
Preserved length
0.069
Preserved width
0.042
Estimated rim diameter
0.17
Wall thickness
0.008
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2285 (Roman Water Pipe).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2285>