KL098 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Early/Middle Roman Asia Minor Lamp, red-on-white
Description
Sloping shoulder has circles flanking base of handle. Narrow, pierced handle has two grooves.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fabric: 2.5YR 6/4, light reddish brown. Slip: 10R 5/8, red. White underslip. Semiglossy, thick, somewhat uneven, slightly flakey slip on exterior.
Preservation comment
One small fragment preserves upper handle and small part of shoulder. Moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and pitting.
Maximum preserved dimension
0.029
Weight (kg)
0.009
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL098 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/kcp/kl098>