FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type CAL-C-1
ware Coarse Wares
supposed site of production Calabria
certainty of arguments archaeometric: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break pale brown, fine; some white, red and dark inclusions, mica
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 10YR7/3
texture of freshly broken surface fine
hardness hard
porosity 2%; void form: channel; void length: 0,08
inclusions 1,5%, length: 0,12-0,2
sorting poorly sorted silt


mica very frequent
reddish inclusions infrequent, rounded, spherical, red, 0,12-0,2
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