KL1969-004 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Writing transcription
]Φ̣ΟΡΟ(Υ) or ]Φ̣ΟΡΟ|[Υ]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVII Lamp
Description
Flat, plain base has single circular groove around incuse signature: ]Φ̣ΟΡΟ(Υ) or ]Φ̣ΟΡΟ|[Υ] (letters are crowded, sharply cut, slope slightly to right in cursive manner). Read ΓΑΠΟ]Φ̣ΟΡΟ|[Υ]?
Fabric description
10YR 7/4, very pale brown. Early/Middle Roman Corinthian lamp fabric: somewhat soft.
Preservation comment
One small fragment preserves right one third of base and small part of wall. Slight, sparse pitting.
Preserved length
0.018
Preserved width
0.011
Weight (kg)
0.001
Has geographic origin
Corinthia
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL1969-004 (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/kl1969-004>