KL146 (Early/Middle Roman Asia Minor[?] Lamp) [permalink] [show fewer links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Early/Middle Roman Asia Minor Lamp
Description
Low, circular body. Elongated, rounded nozzle; traces of burning. Three parallel ridges extend down lower back wall below handle(?). Plain, circular base with two rounded base rings.
Fabric description
5YR 6/6, reddish yellow. Gritty, somewhat hard fabric has rare to uncommon, small, rounded to subrounded, white and black inclusions; hackly fracture. Unslipped?
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves entire base separated from upper body at seem. Slight chipping around front edge; thick crust of mortar(?) over whole surface obscures surface treatment.
Base Diameter
0.03
Length
0.087
Preserved height
0.016
Weight (kg)
0.029
Width
0.058
Has geographic origin
Asia Minor
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph