FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type NW-LUC-A-2
ware Transport Amphorae
supposed site of production North Western Lucania
certainty of arguments archaeometric: quite certain
visual excamination of fresh break light reddish brown, granular; some fine white and dark inclusions
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 5YR6/6
texture of freshly broken surface granular
hardness hard
porosity 15%; void form: vughy; void length: 0,28
inclusions 20%, length: 0,2-1,4
sorting well sorted sand in different compositions


quartz riddled with, angular, spherical, clear, 0.4
grey inclusions singular, rounded, subelongate, grey, 0,44
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