Corinth Object: MF 1975 134
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   MF 1975 134
Title:   BRONZE STRAINER
Category Code:   MF
Year:   1975
Object Number:   134
Description:   Bronze strainer with bowl-shaped body with flanged horizontal rim and vertical lip. Vessel body gently narrows to strainer collar, at which point walls narrow at 45 degree angle to form shallow bottom to meet oblong funnel spout (L. 0.097, Diam. 0.014-0.016) on underside of vessel. Strainer insert fits inside vessel body and rests on internal collar 0.05 below lip of vessel.
Material:   Bronze.
Condition:   Complete profile. Three non-joining parts, preserving body, circular perforated insert, and spout, broken off from underside of body. Numerous holes throughout vessel. Bronze badly corroded on interior and exterior.
Period:   Frankish (1210-1458 AD)
Chronology:   2nd quarter to mid-13th c. CE, according to Sanders
Area:   Forum southwest
Context:   NB625 B97 P103
Findspot Description:   Found next to Coin 1975-184.
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Monument: Forum southwest
Image: digital 2017 0229
Image: digital 2017 0230
Image: digital 2017 1978
Basket: NB625 B97 P103