BG·47 Bergamo

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Classification: pot

Material: pottery
Size: 6.5 cm x 4.5 cm (of fragment)
Condition: fragmentary

Archaeological culture: unknown
Date: (late) 1st century BC
Date derived from: typology

Site: Bergamo (Bergamo, Lombardia, Italy)
Field name: Via del Vagine
Archaeological context: us 519
(Objects: BG·46 Bergamo, BG·47 Bergamo, BG·48 Bergamo)
Coordinates (approx.): 45° 42' 19.31" N, 9° 39' 44.18" E
Find date: unknown
Find circumstances: excavation
Current location: unknown

Inscription: BG·47 (]oi)

Alternative sigla: none

Sources: Casini & Motta 2018: 126 no. 13


Images in Casini & Motta 2018: 125, fig. 5.13 (photo and drawing).

Fragment of the rim and part of the wall of a pot with short vertical tapering rim; medium refined clay with dense sandy and micaceous enclaves; outer surface blackish-brown, inner surface black. Original max. diameter 14 cm. Found in the archaeological area of via del Vagine 2 in a late Imperial level which contains material in secondary context; dating based on type of clay and shape. (Casini & Motta 2018: 126)

Corinna Salomon


Casini & Motta 2018 Stefania Casini, Filippo Motta, "Iscrizioni vascolari celtiche a Bergamo", Notizie Archeologiche Bergomensi 26 (2018), 115–128.