KE 422 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 88
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian or Regional Lamp, imitation North African
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 83, no. 442 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 30% from top back part of lamp, including less than one-quarter of discus, roughly one-third of shoulder, and intact handle. Slight, moderate abrasion and chipping; mostly clean breaks; very rare specks of encrustation.
Estimated discus diameter
0.036
Preserved length
0.052
Preserved width
0.054
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 422 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0422>