Wheelmade. Circular, slightly convex body with vertical, slightly everted rim; slight groove inside rim on discus. Convexo-concave, plain discus slopes down to central filling hole. Flaring rectangular nozzle with elongated, oval wick hole that just encroaches on rim; no traces of burning. Vertical band handle attaches at rim and at maximum dimension of body. Nozzle and handle crooked, hastily applied. Flat, plain, raised base, roughly string-cut.
2.5YR 6/8, light red. Early Roman Corinthian lamp fabric: visible inclusions and voids.
Other number or identifier
Intact. Very slight, very sparse abrasion and gouging.
“KL1989-013 (Early 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/kl1989-013>