FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type BNAP-C-7
ware Coarse Wares
supposed site of production Bay of Naples
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR7/4
texture of freshly broken surface granular
hardness hard
porosity 5%; void form: vughy; channel; void length: 0,02-0,37
inclusions 12,5%, length: 0,01-0,4
sorting unsorted


quartz frequent, angular, spherical - subspherical, clear; gray, 0,1-0,37
mica frequent, angular, spherical, white, 0,01
calciumcarbonate frequent, rounded, subspherical, white, 0,01-0,2
carbonate pseudomorphoses infrequent, rounded, spherical, white, 0,02-0,08
reddish inclusions infrequent, subangular - rounded, spherical - subspherical, reddish brown, 0,05-0,37
black inclusions frequent, subangular - subrounded, spherical - subelongate, black, 0,08-0,4
more inclusions1 singular, very angular, spherical, black, glassy, 0,12
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