Sec. iii) LIST OF ANTIQUES FROM RUINS OF HAN LIMES 415
T. 03. Fr. of plaited cane basket, made of two layers of plait ; prob. circular when complete. Edge upturned at wide angle and thickened by having two bands of
plait (also double) sewn to it, one outside and one inside preserved to h. only of rI". Diam. c. Io". Pl. XLVi.
OBJECTS EXCAVATED BENEATH LIMES WALL NEAR WATCH-TOWER T. III
T. ni. ox. Wooden writing-slip, blank. 9}" x I" X ". T. III. 02. Specimen of reeds from wall, much broken. Length 6".
T. in. 03. Misc. frs. of plain silks ; crimson, blue, green, and cream ; latter with fine rib. • Gr. M. 4}"
T. iii. 04. Strip of leather, doubled and overheaded with coarse string along joined edges. 64" x I8".
T. ni. os. Frs. of woollen canvas, coarse dark brown. Very brittle. Average length xi'.
T. in. o6. Fr. of splintered wood, possibly from lug of bowl. 21-g" X i " X An.
T. in. 07-8. Two frs. of woollen canvas, natural buff, medium thickness ; o8 with seam. Gr. M. (o8) 9".
T. iii. og. Head of feathery grass ; very brittle. Length 9".
T. III. oxo. Specimen of cane. Length i". Pl. XLVI.
OBJECTS FOUND AT WATCH-TOWERS T. Iv. A, B
T. iv. a. oi. Fr. of iron ; from side of vessel. 2" x I" x
c. fin . T. iv. a. 02. Specimen of reeds from fascines of wall,
T. iv. a ; also of reed rope securing longitudinal fascines. Gr. length 6".
T. iv. a. 03. Fr. of pottery vessel with wide horizontal lip. Moderately fine clay, grey. 2i" x 4I" x I". Lip I}' broad. PI. XLVIII.
T. iv. b. ox. Fr. of pottery ; part of mouth of unglazed pottery, with almost flat oversailing rim. Surfaces hori-
zontally ribbed. Reddish inside, grey out. Upper
surface of rim part reddish, but grey towards outer edge. 3" x 2" x r. Rim
T. iv. b. 02. Fr. of pottery vessel, with prominent thickened rim and nearly horizontal shoulder. Grey, moderately fine. Gr. M. 6", thickness }" to I". PI. XLVIII.
OBJECTS FOUND AT WATCH-TOWERS T. VIII, XI, XIII
T. viii. oi. Specimen of whitewash layer, from wall of tower, T. vin. Two pieces, c. 4" x 3".
T. xi. 01-2. Two frs. of porcelain bowl, with under-glaze decoration in blue. Same ware and pattern as T. XLIII. I. 06-9 (q.v.). or shows part of bottom with base-ring ; 02, small fr. of rim. or length 2I", h. ii".
T. XIII. ox. Two wooden sticks, flat on one side, overlapped about 3" end to end and bound together with
OBJECTS EXCAVATED AT WATCH-TOWER T.
T. xiv. c. ox. Fr. of plain silk ; buff, fine weave. 6I" x
T. xiv. c. o2. White pebble ; smooth disc-shaped. Diam.
II", thickness I". T
T. xiv. c. 03. Fr. of pottery ; from neck and rim of T
vessel. Fine clay black, hard, wheel-made. Neck short
strip of cane. Both broken off at outer ends. Traces of bark on one. 15" x in x 15u". PI. XLVI.
. XIII. 02. Rope. Coarse fibre, with second piece bound to first with string. 2' I" X 2k". Pl. XLVI.
03. Fr. of blade of iron implement ; straight, back (intact) slightly thickened, edges broken. Rusted. 3is"x x•"
XIV. c OF SECONDARY LIMES LINE
and curved, expanding below to shoulder (broken off short), and above to thickening rim slightly hollowed in
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top. 2- X I Z X to
. xiv. c. 04. Piece of silk waste, buff.
c. 05. Scrap of plain silk, fine, buff, with seam by one edge. 2" x I".
OBJECTS EXCAVATED AT WATCH-TOWER T. XXII. D
T. xxii. d. ox. Cane (?) stick, finely sharpened at one end, abruptly at other. 4s" x I" x I".
T. XxII. d. o2. Lug of wooden bowl, boat-shaped, similar to T. XLIII, k. o26 but lacquered plain red. 41' x I' X I'.
T. xxII. d. 03. Wooden disc, roughly made, warped and split. Use uncertain. Diam. 5", thickness i".
T. xxii. d. 04. Wooden comb, with arched back and fine short teeth. H. zi", width rI". PL XLVII.
T. xxII. d. 05-6. Two wooden spatulas, shaped as T. xxiii. a. 07, but shorter. 05 broken off at handle end, o6 trimmed to point and carefully smoothed all over ; cf. T. XLIII. k. oro-II, XLIV. b. oz. Length 4", gr. width iI", gr. thickness i". Pl. XLVII.
T. xxII. d. oq. Fr. of plain silk, cream-coloured, fine ribbed weave. Gr. M. 4".
T. xxii. d. o8-g. Two frs. of woollen fabric, natural buff ; plain weave. o8 very irregular ; 09 stained with black ink or paint. Gr. M. (og) 9".