Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Dressel 7



Rim type - Collar
The rim is noticeably thickened in the form of a collar around the neck of the amphora.
Shoulder type - Rounded
The shoulder is noticeably present, usually supporting the handles, but there is no ridge.
Handles in profile - Curved
The handles gently curve from the neck to shoulder.
Handles in section - Grooved
The handle has one or more grooves distorting its shape in section.
Neck type - Cylindrical
The neck is cylinder-shaped.
Body type - Ovoid
The body is ovoid or elliptical in profile.
Base type - Spike/tapered
There is a solid spike at the base of the amphora.
Capacity (average)
Unsure
Height
75.00cm - 90.00cm
Width
25.00cm - 30.00cm
Rim diameter
18.00cm - 22.00cm
Fabric
Cádiz fabric