FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type BNAP-F-1
ware Fine Wares
ceramica a decorazione lineare
supposed site of production Bay of Naples
visual excamination of fresh break light brown, granular; singular dark inclusion, mica
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR6/4
texture of freshly broken surface granular
hardness hard
porosity 5%; void form: vughy; void length: 0,025-0,3
inclusions 2,5%, length: 0,01-0,8
sorting unsorted


mica frequent, angular, spherical - very elongate, white; dark, 0,01-0,12
black iron oxide concretions s
reddish inclusions infrequent, rounded, spherical - subelongate, rust coloured, 0,05-0,8
black inclusions infrequent, subrounded, spherical - subspherical, black, 0,05-0,08
white inclusions frequent, angular, spherical - elongate, white, 0,025-0,25
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