KL282 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Writing transcription
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.
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
Maximum preserved dimension
Weight (kg)
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>