Potsherd: Atlas of Roman Pottery

Dressel 23 amphoras

A globular amphora with cylindrical handles with beaded rim, in fine-textured buff or cream fabrics. The later variant of the Baetican Dressel 20 class, and rare in Britain.

Roman Amphorae: a digital resource
(University of Southampton, 2005. doi:10.5284/1000021) Pages include details of typology, chronology, distribution, epigraphy and hi-resolution images of thin-sections.
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National Roman Fabric Reference Collection
(Dore & Tomber 1998, Museum of London Archaeology Service Monograph 2)
  • Fabric code: BAT AM 1 (Baetican (Early) amphorae 1, p.84).
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