KE 162 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 46
Typological identification
Early/Middle Roman Asia Minor Lamp, red-on-white
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 32, no. 141, pl. 7 (H. Williams)
Comparanda
Popular type in various formats in East: Goldman and Jones 1950, p. 119, nos. 252-261 (Tarsus); Mercando 1974, p. 237, no. 40, pl. XXXVI:8, 12 (Cretan product?; Heraklion Museum); Catling and Catling 1992, p. 287, no. L395, pls. 240, 250 (Unexplored Mansion, Knossos); Martin 1997, pp. 272, 273, no. 25, fig. 42:a (Gortina II); Hayes 1980, pp. 73, 195, no. 301, pl. 37 (ROM; from Tarsus); BML II, pp. 75-76, 228, no. Q 1085, fig. 81, pl. 37 (from Ephesus or Cyrenaica?), III, p. 70, 363, no. Q 2982, fig. 88, pl. 96 (from Knidos); Liesen 1994, pp. 32-33, no. 81 (Asberg [Asciburgium]); Bémont and Chew 2007, pp. 122, 351, 511, décor 108, no. AS 16, pl. 86 (Musée d’archéologie nationale de Saint-Germain-en-Laye; Cilician product?).
Comparanda
ROW format and same motif but ovules on shoulder: Agora VII, p. 86, no. 163, pl. 6 (J. Perlzweig).
Comparanda
Same motif on lamps of western origin: Loeschcke 1911, p. 93, no. 1786, pl. 83 (Sammlung Niessen); Ritterling 1913, pl. 29:7 (Hofheim); Waldhauer 1914, pp. 53, 57, nos. 370, 419, pls. 37, 41 (Hermitage; from Olbia[?] and Alexandria); Loeschcke 1919, p. 380, nos. 256-266. Pl. XIII:501 (Vindonissa); Behrens 1920, p. 117, pl. 19:30 (Städtische Altertumssammlung, Bingen; eastern product?); Evelein 1928, p. 12, no. 50, pl. II (Museum Kam); Iványi 1935, pp. 49, 114, nos. 181, 1116, pls. VIII:2, XLV:3 (from Belgrade and Sisak); Lerat 1954, p. 21, no. 131, pl. 16 (Besançon); Vegas 1966, p. 96, nos. 91, 103, pl. 8 (Novaesium [Neuss]); Deneauve 1969, p. 140, no. 503 (Carthage); Menzel 1969, pp. 33, 34, 41, 44, nos. 138, 195, figs. 28:6, 32:13 (RGZM; latter from Miletus); Leibundgut 1977, pp. 180-181, no. 296, pl. 78 (Augst); Goethert-Polaschek 1985, pp. 62-63, 253, no. 219, pl. 38 (Motiv 177; Rheinisches Museum, Trier); Bémont 2002, p. 92, no. 215, pl. 20 (Glanum); Rivet 2003, p. 67, no. 147 (Golfe du Fos).
Preserved height
0.034e0
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Deer (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Linked to

Field book number C 524 (KE 162, Lamp)

Suggested citation
“KE 162 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0162>