Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Dressel 2-4 Verulamium Region White Ware fabric

Fabric Visual Characteristics

Hard, rough, granular fabric, usually white (2.5YR 9/0-5/0 or off-white (10YR 9/1) in colour (Davies et alii, 1994).

Fabric Petrological Characteristics

Clean clay matrix, opaque iron oxides, rare threads of mica, medium-grade sand rarely exceeding 0.4mm, mostly monocrystalline quartz, subangular to rounded. Also present are rare pieces of flint and felspar.

Amphora made from this fabric

 

i Dressel 2-4 in Verulamium Region White Ware