Two master’s thesis presentations from OFP at the Winckelmann-Institute, Berlin

Three of our master students, Sophie Menge, Rocco Steputat and Ilya Poskonin, will present their master thesis work in the “Master and Ph.D. Colloquium“-series of the Winckelmann-Institut at the Humboldt-University of Berlin. The presentations will be held:

When: 24th (Sophie and Rocco) and 31st (Ilya) of January 2019 at 18:00 o’clock.

Where: Room 2095B, the Winckelmann Institute, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin.

Sophie Menge presents her results from the amphorae found in the different porticoes and rooms during our excavations.

Her presentation is titled:

Amphorenfunde des Ostia Forum Projekts 2016-2018 


Rocco Steputat presents his results from the ceramics found in room TFR 2 located just behind the eastern portico next to the Capitolium. For some details of our excavations in this area, click here.

His presentation is titled:

Funde und Kontexte – Die Objektdepots im Raum TFR 2 auf dem Forum von Ostia


Ilya Poskonin presents his results about black-glazed pottery excavated in TFR 2 as well.

His presentation is titled:

“Die sogenannten “Schwarzfirnis”-Keramik des Ostia-Forum-Projekts 2016-2017: zur Datierung, Typologie sowie der Herstellung und Nutzung im regionalen Vergleich”


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