KL282 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Writing transcription
]ΑΝΟ[
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVII Lamp
Typological identification comment
Fabric, scale, design indicate Broneer XXVII lamp but format of signature has no published parallel.
Description
Flat, circular base has single groove around incuse signature apparently read in a circle: ]ΑΝΟ[ .
Fabric description
Early/Middle Roman Corinthian red lamp fabric: fine, somewhat hard with platy fracture.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves small part of base with signature. Sparse, slight chipping; sparse patches of encrustation.
Estimated base diameter
0.035
Maximum preserved dimension
0.028
Weight (kg)
0.002
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL282 (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/kl282>