FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type BNAP-G-3
ware Glazed Wares
Campana A
supposed site of production Bay of Naples
certainty of arguments archaeological: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break light reddish brown, fine
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 5YR6/4
texture of freshly broken surface fine
hardness hard
porosity 1%; void form: vughy; void length: 0,02-0,55
inclusions 5%, length: 0,01-0,62
sorting unsorted


quartz infrequent, subangular, subspherical, clear; grey, 0,15-0,35
mica frequent, angular, spherical, white, 0,01
carbonate pseudomorphoses very frequent, rounded, spherical - subspherical, white, 0,02-0,1
black inclusions infrequent, subangular - rounded, subspherical - elongate, black, 0,02-0,57
foraminifera infrequent, subrounded, spherical - subelongate, white, 0,12-0,17
more inclusions1 singular, angular, elongate, black; glassy, 0,62
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