Reproduction of an Olive Press Basin


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    Basic Information

    Artifact Identification Reproduction of an Olive Press Basin   (1913.05.0002A)
    1. Materials T&E
    2. :
    3. Food Processing & Preparation T&E
    4. :
    5. Food Preparation Equipment
    Artist/Maker None
    Geographic Location
    Period/Date Roman Empire
    Culture Roman

    Physical Analysis

    Dimension 1 (Diameter) 23.6 cm
    Dimension 2 (Height) 19.5 cm
    Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
    Weight 2386 g
    Measuring Remarks None
    Materials Plant--Wood, Pigment--Paint, Stone, Metal
    Manufacturing Processes Painting, Sawing
    Munsell Color Information Color ID taken 2/10/99: Yellowish Gray (5Y 7/2) -Main color. Dark Grayish Olive (5Y 2/2) -Spots. Color ID taken 4/2/99: Dark Gray (N 2.75/ 5.5% R) -Reverse. Dark Gray (N 3.25/ 7.7% R) -Obverse. Yellowish Gray (2.5Y 7/2) -Spots on edges.

    Research Remarks

    Published Description N/A
    Description N/A
    Comparanda N/A
    Bibliography N/A

    Artifact History

    Archaeological Data N/A
    Credit Line/Dedication Classical Museum Purchase
    Reproduction yes
    Reproduction Information N/A

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