FACEM - provenience studies on pottery in the central mediterranean


fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type NE-SARD-C-3
ware Coarse Wares
supposed site of production Olbia
visual excamination of fresh break brown, ganular; many fine to large white inclusions, some large red inclusions
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR5/4
texture of freshly broken surface granular
hardness hard
porosity 7,5%; void form: channel; vughy; void length: 0,06-0,5
inclusions 20%, length: 0,03-2
sorting unsorted


quartz very frequent, angular, spherical, clear; white, 0,09-1,5
mica frequent, angular, spherical, white, 0,03
reddish inclusions infrequent, angular, spherical, light red, 0,3-2
black inclusions infrequent, angular, spherical, black, 0,06-0,15
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