Mistakes occured when the clay was not properly prepared, or when
the vessels were improperly fired. Often the furnace was allowed to
cool down too quickly.
Imperfect wares, such as the jug from the pottery area of the Stockstadt vicus, were thrown into waste pits. Some were also sold.
Kiln 2, excavation 1990.
Amphorae, height 51cm.
Wamser 1990, 103f.
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