Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Pascual 1 similis



Distinctive Features

This form is closely modelled on the Catalan Pascual 1 form. It has a high vertical rim, a cylindrical neck, ovoid body with a solid spike and long rounded handles with a vertical groove. The rim varies at the three production sites mentioned below. At Aspiran it is straight, at Montans it is gently curved, while at Corneilhan the curve is more pronounced (see Laubenheimer, 1985).
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Date Range

Augustan to first century AD.
Search: [1st century BC] [1st century AD]

Origin

Workshops are known at Aspiran and Corneilhan (Herault) (Genty, 1975; Laubenheimer & Widemann, 1977) and Montans (Tarn) (Martin, 1981; Laubenheimer, 1990). Some examples from Aspiran are stamped on the rim ATEP and LAETI (Genty, 1975; Genty & Fiches, 1975) and TARANI near the base at Montans (Martin, 1981).
Search: [France] [North West Europe]

Distribution

Augst, Vindonissa, southern France (Martin-Kilcher, 1994; Laubenheimer, 1985).
Search: [France] [North West Europe] [Switzerland]

Contents

Wine is suggested.
Search: [Wine]

Comments

Principal contributor: David Williams

CEIPAC link

The following link will take you to the Centro para el Estudio de la Interdependencia Provincial en la Antiguedad Clásica CEIPAC database. In the CEIPAC system this amphora has the ID KE51+BYZ. Note: access to CEIPAC requires registration, which is possible via http://ceipac.ub.edu/corpus_reg.php?IDM=e

Terres d’Amphores

Terres d’Amphores
The above link will take you to the new digital database of amphora types and fabrics from Gaulish production centres, 1st - 3rd century A.D. (Maison Archéologie & Ethnologie, René-Ginouvès).