Roman Amphorae: a digital resource

University of Southampton, 2005 (updated 2014)

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Agora M54

No thin sections available

Agora M54 fabric

Visual characteristics

The few published fabric descriptions suggest a good deal of variation. Reynolds (2005a: 564) notes "links with some of the LRA 1 fabrics of eastern Cilicia". Hard gritty buff ware with tiny flinty grits and rare red specks. It has sandy inclusions protruding through the surfaces with a rather pimply wet-smoothed surface (Hayes, 1983: 158); yellowish-buff (Hayes 1991: 93); reddish yellow (7.5YR 7/6) (Bezeczky, 2004a: 94) in colour.


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