KL015 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Early/Middle Roman Asia Minor Lamp
Description
Pinched volutes forming ribs below rounded nozzle.
Fabric description
Fabric: 5 YR 7/6, reddish yellow. Slip: 5YR 3/2, dark reddish brown. Smooth, somewhat soft clay with numerous small micaceous flecks and very rare, very small to small, round calcite inclusions. Semilustrous, thin, uneven slip flaking in large patches.
Preservation comment
One small fragment preserves roughly one half of nozzle. Slight, sparse abrasion and scoring; scattered traces of encrustation.
Maximum preserved dimension
0.039
Preserved height
0.024
Weight (kg)
0.002
Has geographic origin
Asia Minor
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL015 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kcp/kl015>