KE 236 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 62
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian or Regional Lamp, copy/imitation Athenian
Comparanda
sim. Ke0636-L0160
Comparanda
sim. AgoraVII, p. 181, nos. 2535-2538, pl. 40 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
sim. Bovon1966, p. 81, no. 575, pl. 15 (signed Ⲥ branch Ⲱ; Argos)
Comparanda
sim. Koutoussaki2008, p. 292, no. 467.8, fig. 403, pl. LI (Argos)
Comparanda
sim. Oikonomou1988, pp. 484-485, nos. 33, 34, fig. 2 (Argos)
Comparanda
sim. Wiseman1967a, p. 36, no. L-4382, pl. 15:4 (Gymnasium area, Corinth)
Comparanda
sim. Wohl1993, pp. 134, 135, fig. 8=IsthmiaIX, pp. 104-5, no. 6, fig. 2.89 (dated late 5th-early 6th century; J. Rife)
Description
Retouched.
Preservation comment
Intact. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion, scatching and chipping; frequent thick patches of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 61, no. 299, pls. 13, 23 (H. Williams)
Discus length
0.033
Discus width
0.035
Length
0.089
Base Length
0.059
Width
0.059
Base Width
0.039
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Drawing
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 236 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0236>