Circular(?) body with double-convex profile. Short nozzle has broadly flaring termination with lateral hooks and large, oval wickhole. Exterior of nozzle appears smoothed. Wheelmade body but nozzle is hand-fashioned and applied to front; note interior groove tracing seam of attachment.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fabric: Gley 2 5/1, greenish gray. Very fine, hard but somewhat brittle fabric has very rare, very small black particles and very rare, rounded(?) voids opening at surface. Thin, matte, even slip same color as fabric to slightly darker on all surfaces.
One fragment preserves less than one half of nozzle. Sparse patches of encrustation.
“KL283 (Middle/Late Hellenistic Knidian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/kcp/kl283>