FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type BNAP-G-2
ware Glazed Wares
Campana A
supposed site of production Bay of Naples
certainty of arguments archaeological: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break reddish yellow, fine
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR6/6
texture of freshly broken surface fine
hardness hard
porosity 7,5%; void form: chamber; vughy; void length: 0,01-1,45
inclusions 7,5%, length: 0,01-0,5
sorting unsorted


quartz infrequent, subangular, spherical, white, 0,12-0,4
mica frequent, angular, spherical, white, 0,01
calciumcarbonate infrequent, rounded, spherical - subsphercal, white, 0,07-0,12
carbonate pseudomorphoses frequent, rounded, spherical, white, 0,01-0,05
reddish inclusions infrequent, subangular, spherical, reddish brown, 0,02-0,05
black inclusions frequent, subangular - rounded, spherical - subspherical, black, 0,02-0,25
foraminifera singular, angular, elongate, white, 0,5
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