KL276 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIC Lamp
Description
Circular(?) discus has filling hole left center and relief of thick-limbed figure (Eros?) frontal with right arm flexed at elbow. Uncertain type.
Fabric description
Early/Middle Roman Corinthian lamp fabric: reddish with brownish hue, fine, somewhat hard with platy fracture.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves small part of discus. Sparse, slight abrasion around edges; slight, extensive film of encrustation on all sides.
Preserved length
0.034
Preserved width
0.033
Weight (kg)
0.003
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL276 (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/kl276>