Open Context

Descriptive Variable Value(s)
Label 97-P-8
Year 1997
Cat Number 8
Comment *Late Roman equivalent of terra sigillata
Year (text) 1997
Munsell 10R5/8 red
Material Ceramic
Cat ID 97-P-8
Object *North African red-slipped ware
Width 5.28
Description Originally found upside down and broken into several pieces. The design consists of concentric circles interlarded with feathers, and is encircled with incised ridges. A suggested date of 2nd c. CE has been posited. An exact date is difficult as production was not as centralized or technically sophisticated as that of terra sigillata (Greene 1992:30)
Display Date 2-viii
Day 2
Month VII
Frame 10
Sequence 47414
Thickness 0.62
Cat_arabic_month 8
Culture Number 3
Cat Type Full Pottery
Diagnostic N.African red-slip
Cat Month VIII
Roll 37
Condition Fair
Length 9.54
Culture Roman

Suggested Citation

Deirdre Barrett, Leigh-Ann Bedal. "97-P-8(644) from Jordan/Petra Great Temple/Temple/Trench 47/Locus 16". (2007) In Petra Great Temple Excavations. Martha Sharp Joukowsky (Ed.) . Released: 2007-11-11. Open Context. <http://opencontext.org/subjects/73221A18-7A7C-44C4-36CD-0CECF8F7A725> ARK (Archive): https://n2t.net/ark://28722/k20z78350

Editorial Status

●●●○○
Managing editor reviewed

Mapping Data

Copyright License

Attribution 4.0

To the extent to which copyright applies, this content carries the above license. Follow the link to understand specific permissions and requirements.
Required Attribution: Citation and reference of URIs (hyperlinks)