Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Late Roman Amphora 7



Rim type - Beaded
A simple rounded lip.
Shoulder type - Carinated
The shoulder displays distinct carination - a ridge where the shoulder meets the body of the amphora.
Handles in profile - Curved
The handles gently curve from the neck to shoulder.
Handles in section - Round
The handle is circular, or nearly circular, in section.
Neck type - Cylindrical
The neck is cylinder-shaped.
Body type - Tapered
The body tapers downwards: it is wider at the top.
Base type - Spike/tapered
There is a solid spike at the base of the amphora.
Capacity (average)
0-10 litres
Height
60.00cm - 70.00cm
Width
16.00cm - 18.00cm
Rim diameter
6.00cm - 7.00cm
Fabric
LRA 7 fabric