KE 188 (Early Roman Italian Lamp with Handle Ornament) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area C (north end of harbor, including mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 50
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric, firing, and surface treatment (rather thin reddish brown slip, mottled).
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves lower right corner of triangular thumbplate. Slight, frequent abrasion and flightly flaking slip; somewhat worn breaks; thin patches of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 20, no. 81 (H. Williams)
Weight (kg)
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 188 (Early Roman Italian Lamp with Handle Ornament).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <>