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 • TF2 - `Standard fabric`

Camulodunum type 262, le type Besançon and Central Gaulish granite-tempered ware

TS ID Images Site name form ref petrology Thin section
128 Amboise Cam 102 Les Chatelliers TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
211 Chartres Cam 262 C23.150.13.V23 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /cf.B134 TS
IF: plagioclase, orthoclase biotite mica feldspar
- shattered? crushed?
weathered rock not moved from where it was weathered.
Inclusion looks like glass (?obsidian)
Pyroxene, lava - fresh feld phenocryst (2 egs)
Volcanic rather than lava as such
Basically granitic, feldspars much fresher,
typical of volcanic feldspar - Massif Central
basic igneous rock and opaque inclusions
216 Chartres White-slipped red ware flagon C27.409.1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
217 Chartres White-slipped red ware flagon C27.409.1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
218 Chartres White-slipped red ware flagon C27.409.1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
219 Chartres White-slipped red ware flagon C27.409.1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
220 Chartres White-slipped red ware 2-handled flagon C28.3239.1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
221 Chartres Dolia C27.409.1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /cf.B134 TS
2 Colchester Cam 102 - TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A SA-A 0.02-0.09
Quartz M SA-A 0.1-0.6
Black iron ore M SA-R 0.02-0.06
Red iron ore M R 0.02 0.06
White mica A F 0.02 0.06
Orthoclase feldspar/Plagioclase feldspar S SA-A 0.02 0.06
basic lava
pyroxene (& magnetite? amphibolite)
clay pellets
103 Dambron Cam 262 #6 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /cf.B134 TS
39 La Charite-sur-Loire Sand sample P2 sand cf TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
includes lava and opaque minerals
reasonable source for TF2
except for absence of mica and clay pellets
36 Orleans Cam 262 O2.7099 (OR5) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
134 Orleans Cam 262 O13.1112 (cf #5?) (check is O13, was O3**) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /cf.B134 TS
similar B2 (C102)
similar B6 (C102)
135 Orleans Cam 262 O13.1112 (cf #6?) (check is O13, was O3**) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /cf.B134 TS
AGV: (with B134) - more rounded inclusion, transported more than TF1
136 Orleans Cam 102 O3.7150/1 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
137 Orleans Cam 262 O19 1983 309 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /cf.B134 TS
141 Orleans White-slipped red ware sherd O13.1130 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
143 Orleans Cam 262? O13.1151 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
145 Orleans White-slipped red ware sherd O13.1088 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
146 Orleans White-slipped red ware sherd O13.1112 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
147 Orleans Cam 102 O13.1033 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
148 Orleans Red-slipped ware Dragages de la Loire TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
151 Orleans Red-slipped ware O12.2453 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
AGV: mica & black inclusions
155 Orleans Cam 102 Palais de Justice site TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
266 Orleans Cam 102 - TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
171 Saint-Marcel White-slipped red ware handle Sect III IV A2 22 NivX TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
6 Skeleton Green SG72 G40 B/D F10 (Partridge #4) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A SA-A 0.01-0.02
Quartz M SA-A 0.1-0.2
Black iron ore S R-A 0.02-0.04
Red iron ore M R-SA 0.01-0.04
White mica M F 0.02-0.06
Plagioclase feldspar M A 0.02-0.04
basic igneous rock
horneblende
clay pellets
7 Skeleton Green Cam 102 SG72 G5c (5) (Partridge #6) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A SA-A 0.01-0.04
Quartz M SA-A 0.05-1
Black iron ore M SA-R 0.01-0.06
Red iron ore A ? 0.01-0.04
White mica M F 0.02-0.06
clay pellets
Plagioclase feldspar/Orthoclase feldspar M SA 0.01-0.04
Black mica S F 0.01-0.04
pyroxene
amphybole
8 Skeleton Green Cam 102 SG72 G5c (5) (Partridge #6) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A A 0.02-0.1
Black iron ore A R 0.02-0.05
Red iron ore A R 0.02-0.05
White mica S F 0.02-0.05
clay pellets
altered feldspar S A 0.01-0.06
Black mica M F 0.02-0.1
basic igneous rock?
9 Skeleton Green SG72 24 F38 (1) (Partridge #1) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A SA-A 0.01-0.06
Black iron ore M R 0.01-0.04
White mica S F 0.02-0.04
10 Skeleton Green Plate SG72 23A (5) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A SA-A 0.02-0.06
Black iron ore M R-SA 0.02-0.06
Red iron ore A R-SA 0.02-0.06
White mica M F 0.02-0.04
altered feldspar S A 0.02-0.04
12 Skeleton Green SG72 C7c F5 (1) (Partridge #3) TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ /rf TS
Quartz A SA-A 0.02-0.1
Red iron ore A R 0.02-0.04
White mica S F 0.02-0.04
Black mica S F 0.04-1
Plagioclase feldspar S ? 0.02-0.06 altered
lava?
40 Sully-sur-Loire Sand sample P2 sand cf TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
includes lava and opaque minerals
reasonable source for TF2
except for absence of mica and clay pellets
223 Tours White-slipped red ware sherd 1.348 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
225 Tours Cam 102 1.356.3 TF2 ’Standard fabric‘ TS
 • Url: http://www.potsherd.org.uk/papers/cgmw/db/petroclass_long/TF2 • Author: • Last updated: 29 July, 2004 •