KE 288 (Early Roman Italian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
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 154
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric (slightly yellowish), firing, and surface treatment (mottled, reddish brown, somewhat uneven).
Preservation comment
Four joining sherds preserve 80% of discus and adjacent shoulder, back left nozzle, ca. 35% of back left base and adjacent walls, and lower attachment of handle. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion; crazing to flaking slip; mostly clean breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 20, no. 78 (H. Williams)
Weight (kg)
0.026
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 288 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0288>