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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 91
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian Lamp, late unglazed (“postglaze”)
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 84, no. 445 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Sim. Agora VII, p. 195, no. 2858, pl. 45 (J. Perlzweig)=Karivieri 1996, p. 243, no. 269, pl. 46 (dated 6th century); Demetrias IV.1-2, p. 114, nos. II.615-II.617, II.620-II.622, pls. 83, 84 (J. Eiwanger).
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 25% from upper back part of lamp, including less than one-quarter of left discus, small part of shoulder, and upper handle. Moderate, extensive abrasion and slight, rare gouging; worn edges; few thin patches of encrustation.
Preserved length
0.063
Preserved width
0.053
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 425 (Late 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/ke0425>