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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 86
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, unglazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 55, no. 242, pl. 10 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Agora VII, p. 145, no. 1487, pl. 28 (J. Perlzweig).
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 30% of top back middle to left part of lamp, including roughly one-third of discus, less than one-half of discus, and most of handle. Slight, somewhat extensive abrasion and occasional gouging and chipping; somewhat worn breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Estimated discus diameter
0.035
Preserved length
0.041
Preserved width
0.05
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 420 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0420>