Potsherd: Atlas of Roman Pottery

Kingholm 117 amphoras

A small two-handled cigar-shaped amphora with rilling on the body in a sandy red-brown ware. A rare type, probably related to the Camulodunum 189 carrot amphora and also originating in the eastern Mediterranean. 1st century AD.

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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Distribution of Kingholm 117 amphoras in Britain
National Roman Fabric Reference Collection
(Dore & Tomber 1998, Museum of London Archaeology Service Monograph 2)
  • Fabric code: P&W AM 66 (Peacock & Williams No 66 amphorae, p.111).
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Kingholm 117 amphoras
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