Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Carminiello 17 fabric

Fabric Visual Characteristics

The fabric is generally hard to medium hard, fairly coarse grained sandy, and red-brown (Munsell 2.5YR 4/6) in colour to a red fabric (2.5YR 5/6), sometimes with a grey-brown core, especially in the handle (Arthur,1998: 170; Saguì, 2001).

Fabric Petrological Characteristics

One example from Carminiello ai Mannesi (Naples) had plentiful flecks of mica, both muscovite and biotite, quartz, large grains of quartzite, a little plagioclase and potash feldspar and fragments of a schistose rock.

Amphora made from this fabric

 

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