KE 449 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 109
Typological identification
Middle/Late Roman Athenian lamp, early glazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 58, no. 264, pl. 11 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Cf. Agora VII, p. 115, no. 714, pl. 16 (J. Perlzweig).
Comparanda
Sim. Bassett 1903, p. 344, pl. XIII:7 (Vari Cave, Attica); Kerameikos XVI, p. 276, no. 4468, pl. 75 (B. Böttger).
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 30% of top back middle part of lamp, including roughly one-half of discus, small part of shoulder, and front of handle. Slight, sparse abrasion; mostly clean breaks.
Estimated discus diameter
0.048
Preserved length
0.041
Preserved width
0.034
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Eros/Cupid (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph