FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type ION-ADR-C-2
ware Coarse Wares
supposed site of production Ionic-Adriatic region
certainty of arguments archaeometric: not certain
visual excamination of fresh break reddish yellow, fine; fine white and red inclusions
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 5YR6/8
texture of freshly broken surface fine
hardness hard
porosity 1%; void form: vughy; void length: 0,2
inclusions 7,5%, length: 0,04-0,4
sorting well sorted silt


quartz frequent, angular, spherical, white; clear, 0.04-0,4
mica frequent
calciumcarbonate infrequent, rounded, spherical, white, 0.2
reddish inclusions frequent, rounded, spherical, red
black inclusions singular, rounded, spherical, black
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