Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Africana 2B Pseudo-Tripolitanian



Rim type - Everted
The rim becomes gently wider towards the top.
Shoulder type - Rounded
The shoulder is noticeably present, usually supporting the handles, but there is no ridge.
Handles in profile - Ear-shaped
These handles are similar to the 'curved' variety, but are more reminiscent of the shape of a human ear.
Handles in section - Semi-circular
The handle appears semi-circular in section.
Neck type - Cylindrical
The neck is cylinder-shaped.
Body type - Piriform
The body is pear-shaped: it is wider towards the bottom of the amphora.
Base type - Knobbed
There is small knob at the base of the amphora.
Capacity (average)
Unsure
Height
104.00cm
Width
38.00cm - 44.00cm
Rim diameter
14.00cm
Fabric
Tunisian fabric