Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Augst 17



Rim type - Beaded
A simple rounded lip.
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 - Bifid
This is a distinctive feature of the Dressel 2-4 type. The handle is formed from two rods, appearing as a figure-8 in section.
Neck type - Hourglass
The neck takes the form of an hourglass, narrowing at its mid-point.
Body type - Piriform
The body is pear-shaped: it is wider towards the bottom of the amphora.
Base type - Flat
The base has been flattened so the amphora will stand unsupported.
Capacity (average)
Unsure
Height
0.00cm
Width
0.00cm
Rim diameter
0.00cm
Fabric
Augst 17 fabric