KL307 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Logical part of
Kenchreai Cemetery Project Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, unglazed
Description
Wide, circular or oval(?) outline. Circular base has three concentric raised rings.
Fabric description
Fabric: 7.5YR 8/4, pink. Middle Roman Athenian lamp fabric: somewhat soft fabric with rare, small, subrounded, black inclusions and very rare, medium-sized, subangular, calcitic particles visible at surface. Unglazed.
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves less than one quarter of base and lower wall below seem. Moderate, extensive abrasion and slight scoring around edges; slight, sparse film of encrustation.
Estimated base diameter
0.037
Preserved height
0.023
Preserved width
0.043
Weight (kg)
0.007
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KL307 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kcp/kl307>