KL1969-008 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 554
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIA Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 44, no. 170 (H. Williams)
Description
Circular outline. Circular, concave discus has central filling hole with raised, flat rim, rays, and wide, flat framing ring. Almost flat shoulder has small ovules. Narrow, pierced handles has two grooves in lateral arrangement. Small clay nodules in grooves.
Fabric description
7.5 YR 8/6, reddish yellow. Early/Middle Roman Corinthian pale lamp fabric: very fine, hard.
Preservation comment
Four joining sherds preserve roughly three quarters of discus, one half of shoulder, and upper handle. Slight chipping.
Discus diameter
0.044
Preserved length
0.073
Preserved width
0.065
Weight (kg)
0.015
Has geographic origin
Corinthia
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Suggested citation
“KL1969-008 (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/kl1969-008>