KE 425 (Late Roman Athenian[?] Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area C (north end of harbor, including mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 91
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian Lamp, late unglazed (“postglaze”)
Comparanda
Sim. AgoraVII, p. 195, no. 2858, pl. 45 (J. Perlzweig)=Karivieri1996, p. 243, no. 269, pl. 46 (dated 6th century)
Comparanda
Sim. DemetriasIV, 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.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 84, no. 445 (H. Williams)
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, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0425>