FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type BNAP-G-8
ware Glazed Wares
supposed site of production Bay of Naples
certainty of arguments archaeological: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break light yellowish brown, smooth; singular fine white and dark inclusions
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 10YR6/4
texture of freshly broken surface smooth
hardness hard
porosity 5%; void form: vughy; channel; void length: 0,04-0,75
inclusions 1%, length: 0,02-0,75
sorting unsorted


mica very frequent, angular, spherical; very elongate, white; dark, 0,02-0,12
reddish inclusions infrequent, rounded - subrounded, spherical - subspherical, reddish brown, 0,04-0,08
black inclusions frequent, rounded - subrounded, spherical - subspherical, black, 0,04-0,08
brown inclusions frequent, subangular, elongate, yellowish brown, 0,08-0,2
white inclusions singular, well rounded, subspherical, white, 0,6
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