KE 411 (Late Roman North African Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 99
Typological identification
African Red Slip Lamp Hayes Type II
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, pp. 80-1, no. 417, pl. 19 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Cf. FEph IV.2, p. 173, no. 1894, pl. X (F. Miltner).
Comparanda
Discus motif: Ennabli 1976, pp. 102, 103, no. 388, 391, pls. XIX, XX (former from El Djem; Bardo); Bussière 2007, p. 120, nos. C 581, C 581, pl. 43 (Musées du Timgad et d‘Hippone; from areas); Bonifay 2004, pp. 383, 384, no. 6, fig. 214 (Marseille)
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 20% of back, right top part of lamp, including one-quarter of shoulder, small part of discus, and entire handle. Slight, sparse abrasion, gouging, and chipping; mostly clean breaks; thin film of white discoloration in relief (calcareous?).
Estimated discus diameter
0.04
Preserved length
0.059
Preserved width
0.049
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Gazelle (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 411 (Late Roman North African Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0411>