KL040 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Writing transcription
ΠωϹΦΟΡ|[Ο]Υ̣
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVII Lamp
Description
Narrow handle with two grooves extends nearly to base-groove. Flat, plain base has single circular groove around incuse signature: ΠωϹΦΟΡ|[Ο]Υ̣ (small clay globules).
Fabric description
5YR 7/6, reddish yellow. Early/Middle Roman Corinthian lamp fabric: pale to slightly reddish, somewhat grainy and soft.
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves small part of lower handle, roughly one third of back and side wall, and one half of base. Very slight, sparse abrasion, pitting, and chipping.
Base Diameter
0.033
Preserved length
0.043
Preserved width
0.05
Weight (kg)
0.005
Has geographic origin
Corinthia
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL040 (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/kl040>