KL1989-017 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIA Lamp
Description
Circular outline. Circular discus has central filling hole, rays, and raised, flat framing ring. Wide sloping shoulder has large ovules. Flat kite-shaped nozzle. Narrow handle has two grooves.
Fabric description
10YR 7/4, very pale brown. Early/Middle Roman Corinthian lamp fabric: somewhat soft.
Preservation comment
Four joining sherds preserve roughly two thirds of discus, roughly one handle of shoulder, and upper handle. Slight, extensive abrasion.
Discus diameter
0.047
Preserved length
0.084
Preserved width
0.069
Weight (kg)
0.016
Has geographic origin
Corinthia
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL1989-017 (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/kl1989-017>