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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 78
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Comparanda
Cf. AgoraVII, p. 75, no. 31, pl. 2 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
Cf. Heres1972, p. 82, no. 514, pl. 55 (Antikensammlung Berlin; from Corinth)
Comparanda
Cf. Menzel1969, pp. 27, 28, no. 96, fig. 25:8 (RGZM)
Comparanda
Cf. Mlasowsky1993, pp. 266-267, no. 279 (Kestner-Museum, Hannover)
Comparanda
Cf. Waldhauer1914, p. 38, no. 203, pl. XIX (Hermitage; from Olbia?)
Comparanda
Sim. AccoronadiMaioGarcea1996, pp. 507, 531, no. 56, pl. X (Porto Guilio, Pozzuoli)
Comparanda
Sim. Bussière2000, p. 243, no. 200, pl. 28 (Musée de Constantine, Tiddis, northeast Algeria)
Comparanda
Sim. Farka1977, no. 616, pl. 55 (Magdalensburg)
Comparanda
Sim. LABNII, p. 56, no. 207, pl. XXV (from Carthage; M.-C. Hellmann)
Comparanda
Sim. Palanques1992, pp. 197, 345, no. 204, pl. VII (fragment; Pollentia, Majorca)
Comparanda
Sim. ZaccariaRuggiu1980, pp. 76, 99, no. 139 (Museo civico di Treviso; from northern Italy)
Description
Large triangular thumbplate with relief of frilled acanthus leaf. Ring handle.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric (fine, somewhat soft), firing, and surface treatment (traces of pale brown slip).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves most of large handle ornament. Slight, extensive abrasion; slip preserves in small patches and flakes across surface and in grooves; worn breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 20, no. 83, pl. 4 (H. Williams)
Weight (kg)
0.028
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 391 (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/ke0391>