KTH2579 (Thin-Walled Ware Cup) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-86
Comment
KTHPUBCAT
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification comment
Aegean type (“urnetta a collarino“).
Description
Cup. Globular body. Flat, shallow band with sharp edges (“collarino“) at articulation of upper body and rim. Everted to outwardly curving rim with rounded lip. Vertical loop handle pressed to attach against upper rim.
Fabric description
2.5YR 6/6, light red (core and interior surface); 2.5YR 4/1, dark reddish gray to darker (exterior surface). Fine, hard fabric with frequent, medium, subangular, “lime“ inclusions often visible on surface; faint sparkles (micaceous or quartz particles?). Unslipped.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 20% of rim, small part of upper body, and upper attachment of handle. Slight, sparse abrasion and chipping around edges; scattered specks of encrustation.
Neck Height
0.0099
Preserved height
0.026
Estimated rim diameter
0.07
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2579 (Thin-Walled Ware Cup).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2579>