Stamp number 977

Stamp No 977
form Platter
fabric TR 1C
excavation Basilica 1980-6
context (1358)
present Hants Co Museum
inventory 2247
vr_cat_no FU 21
potter No 28
Die No 01A01
def N
pos R
comment Radial. TR1C; orange sandy matrix, darker orange slip; polished upper, smoothed lower surface. Reading:- [PAPIL]OS. Same die as and probably same platter as V957.
name1 Papilos
comment The single die suggests a short period of production at one location in the late Augustan period.
DIE 01A01, The large letters are similar to Canicos P54
FORMS large platters
SOURCE import
DISTRIBUTION not identified at Colchester, TR - Silchester; Fishbourne; Baldock; Vertault (147 burnt). TN - Winchester; Trier; Andernach; Rheims; Weisenau.

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