transport amphora / handle
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Neck and oval handle to sharp turn of a transport amphora. Clay fine light brown; cream slip. Rectangular stamp.
- Made in: Rhodes
- Height: 10.1 centimetres (Max preserved)
- Height: 3.1 centimetres (Handle)
- Width: 3.9 centimetres (Handle)
- Height: 1.6 centimetres (Stamp)
- Width: 4.3 centimetres (Stamp)
Inscription Typecontrol mark
Inscription Positiontop of handle
Inscription Contentεπι Αλεξιαδα| Υακινθιου
Inscription CommentRectangular stamp. Broken-bar alphas. Rhodian eponym.
Ink and pencil '1075,4'; pencil, reading. From same die as Alexandria Museum ALEX ABC 0044.29. Name Alexiadas.
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA71312
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