Tyne and Wear HER(6620): Newcastle, Pandon, amphora - Details
Newcastle, Pandon, amphora
Amphora shaped vessel, 15.5 inches high, 2.75 inches wide at mouth, 4.75 inches at base, belly about 11 inches in diameter. Round the shoulder is a zig-zag patten in "slip" enclosed by lines. The jar probably came from some Mediterranean Port. Found amongst timber in the roof of an old house at Pandon recently pulled down.
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Newcastle upon Tyne, Series 2, VI (1895), p 222