KL1989-001 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIA Lamp
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIB Lamp
Typological identification comment
Broneer Type XXVII A/B variant
Description
Circular outline. Circular, concave discus has central filling hole with raised rim, ray motif, rounded framing ring, and small slit for airhole at front rim. Shoulder has wreath. Narrow, pierced handle with two grooves. Details are sharp.
Fabric description
7.5 YR 8/6, reddish yellow. Early/Middle Roman Corinthian pale lamp fabric: somewhat soft.
Other number or identifier
Α12
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves entire discus, two thirds of shoulder, and three quarters of handle. Well preserved surface.
Discus diameter
0.059
Preserved height
0.026
Preserved length
0.075
Width
0.075
Has geographic origin
Corinthia
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL1989-001 (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/kl1989-001>