FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type ATH-G-3
ware Glazed Wares
supposed site of production Athens
certainty of arguments archaeometric: not certain, archaeological: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break reddish yellow, fine
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR 7/6
texture of freshly broken surface fine
hardness hard
porosity 1%; void form: channel; void length: 0,16-0,24
inclusions 1%, length: 0,01-0,06
sorting unsorted


mica infrequent, angular, spherical, white, 0,02-0,04
reddish inclusions very frequent, angular, spherical - elongate, orange, 0,02-0,06
black inclusions infrequent, angular, spherical, black, 0,02-0,04
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