FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type BNAP-G-5
ware Glazed Wares
supposed site of production Bay of Naples
certainty of arguments archaeological: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break light brown, fine, singular fine white and dark inclusions
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR6/4
texture of freshly broken surface fine
hardness hard
porosity 2,5%; void form: vughy; channel; void length: 0,025-0,75
inclusions 1,5%, length: 00,025
sorting unsorted


mica frequent, angular, spherical; elongate, white; dark, 0,01-0,18
calciumcarbonate singular, rounded, spherical, white, yellow core, 0,25
carbonate pseudomorphoses riddled with, well rounded, very spherical, white, 0,01-0,025
reddish inclusions infrequent, rounded - subrounded, spherical - subspherical, reddish brown, 0,025-0,04
black inclusions frequent, rounded - subrounded, spherical - elongate, black, 0,025-0,15
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