Corinth Object: FM 1999 1
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   FM 1999 1
Category:   Architecture
Category Code:   FM
Year:   1999
Object Number:   1
Description:   Rectangular tile, sharply but unevenly cut, probably by knife. Front vertical face dentilated by knife with spaces cut diagonally and roughly between dentils. Dentils are between 00.028-00.038 m. with space between 00.021-00.030 m. wide. On top horizontal surfaceknife-incised diagonal line from top left corner. Cut line shows that tile square before it was cut into a rectangle. Bottom surface has hollow into tile for over half its depth, righthand side. Hollow probably result of sloppy work or flaw.
Material:   Clay relatively clean, compact but poorly mixed. Fired buff to tan. Some lime inclusions (1 to 00.04 m.), some black, sandy. Lamp of unmixed clay
Munsell Color:   Between 10YR 7.2/2 - 8.5YR-9YR 6/4 ; lump: 5.5YR-6YR 6/6
Condition:   Complete profile. Complete except for large gouge out of one face.
Dimensions Actual:   L. 0.303, D. 0.16, Th. 0.0347
Period:   Frankish (1210-1458 AD)
Chronology:   Frankish
Area:   Theater
Context:   Theater, From reservoir built into NE corner of peristyle c
Provenance:   Corinth
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Monument: Theater