Corinth Object: FM 43
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   FM 43
Category:   Architecture
Category Code:   FM
Object Number:   43
Description:   Circular well cover, flat with central opening surrounded by flat rim with sloping side. Bottom rough, other surfaces thinly slipped.
Decoration:   Possible painted decoration near outer edge, ghost of which preserved: 6 vertical strokes, placed in a row at ca. rt. Angle to outer edge and stretching toward center; hatched lines between strokes 1 and 2 and 2 and 3.
Material:   Coarse clay, fired buff to pinkish tan, 3% fine to coarse angular spherical and tabular red mudstone inclusions.
Munsell Color:   7.5YR 7/6 to paler
Condition:   Complete profile. Seven joining frgts., complete profile, nearly half of opening and cover, 1/5 outer edge.
Manufacture:   CO
Dimensions Actual:   L00.29 T00.031-00.044 W00.025 (rim) H00.007 (rim)
Dimensions Preserved:   MPDim00.638
Dimensions Restored:   D00.29 (opening) D00.78 (max)
Period:   Classical
Area:   Tile Works
Context:   NB190 P380
Provenance:   Corinth
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Monument: Tile Works
Image: bw 2002 001 01a
Basket: NB190 P380
Notebook Page: NB 190, spread 9 (pp. 379 - 380)