transport amphora / handle
Neck and oval handle to sharpish turn of a transport amphora. Clay fine red-brown; cream slip. Circular stamp with rose symbol.
- Made in: Rhodes
- Height: 10 centimetres (Max preserved)
- Height: 3 centimetres (Handle)
- Width: 4 centimetres (Handle)
- Diameter: 3.1 centimetres (Stamp)
Inscription Typecontrol mark
Inscription Positiontop of handle
Inscription CommentLetters facing inwards. Rhodian fabricant. Rose symbol.
Ink and pencil '1363,2' Name Nikasion
Greek & Roman Antiquities
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Object reference number: GAA71267
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