KTH2319 (Roman Cooking-Ware Lid) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-86
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Roman-period Cooking Ware
Description
Irregular hollow lid handle: pinched on sides, flat on top.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
5R 5/4 (weak red). Granular fabric has frequent, light, angular inclusions, also embedded in the surface. All surfaces fired patchy light brown to grey.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves entire knob but none of body. Slight, extensive abrasion and pitting and occasional chipping; work edges. Sparse specks of encrustation.
Handle length
.0385
Handle width
0.0265
Height
0.0374
Wall thickness
0.009
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2319 (Roman Cooking-Ware Lid).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2319>