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fabric descriptionobject dataarchaeometry
fabric type SAL-REG-G-3
ware Glazed Wares
Red figured ware
supposed site of production Salerno region
visual excamination of fresh break pinkish grey, smooth fracture,
colour of freshly broken section (munsell) 7.5YR 7/2
texture of freshly broken surface smooth
hardness hard
porosity 2.5%; void form: vughy; channel; void length: 0.025-1
inclusions 2.5%, length: 0.25-0.2
sorting unsorted


mica very frequent, angular, very elongate, dark, 0.025-0.12
reddish inclusions infrequent, rounded, spherical - subspherical, reddish brown, 0.025-0.2
black inclusions frequent, rounded, spherical - subspherical, black, 0.025-0.15
white inclusions singular, rounded, subspherical, yellowish white, 0.2
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