KL014 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIA Lamp
Description
Circular discus has central filling hole with raised rim, rays, and flat framing ring. Shoulder has small ovules. Clay nodules in grooves.
Fabric description
10YR 8/4, very pale brown. Early/Middle Roman Corinthian pale lamp fabric: fine, somewhat hard.
Preservation comment
One small fragment preserves less than one-quarter of discus and small part of shoulder. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion, pitting, and fracturing; slight, extensive encrustation.
Estimated discus diameter
0.04
Preserved width
0.034
Weight (kg)
0.002
Has geographic origin
Corinthia
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL014 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kcp/kl014>