KTH2704 (Classical Attic[?] Kantharos) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 32, bag 2
Comment
KTHJJB
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Comparanda
For shape, compare Agora XII, p. 282, no. 652, fig. 7, pl. 28 (B.A. Sparkes and L. Talcott); Agora XXIX, p. 250, no. 83, fig. 8, pl. 8 (S.I. Rotroff).
Description
Molded kantharos or cup-kantharos. Attic? Rim thickened on outer face with sharp lip. Dripped glaze along inside of rim. Classical.
Fabric description
Fine, moderately soft clay with very few inclusions. Somewhat thick, semilustrous glaze fired to reddish brown with some darker areas.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 10-15% of rim and upper neck. Slight, somewhat extensive abrasion and pitting with slight chipping; worn breaks; scattered specks to patches of encrustation.
Preserved height
0.027
Estimated rim diameter
0.085
Belongs to Historical Period
Classical (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2704 (Classical Attic[?] Kantharos).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2704>