Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Keay 47

Distinctive Features

Although the two examples in Keay (1984) are incomplete, a whole example came from the Palaeochristian cemetery of Saint Seurin at Bordeaux. The body is cylindrical, tapering to a stubby foot. The shoulder is wide with a short, narrow neck. The rim is tall and everted, the handles have a squared profile and ovoid section.
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Fourth to mid-fifth century.
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Tarragona and Bordeaux.
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