KE 539 (Middle Roman Athenian Oversized Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 129
Typological identification
Middle/Late Roman Athenian lamp, early glazed
Kenchreai V, pp. 87-8, no. 468, pl. 21 (H. Williams).
FDelphes V.1, pp. 186, 188, nos. 504, 505. figs. 801, 802 (P. Perdrizet); Kübler 1953, pp. 131-9, figs. 70-4 (NAM); Bovon 1966, pp. 73-4, no. 506, pl. 13 (retouched copy from worn mold or model; Argos); Agora VII, pp. 113, 201, nos. 679-683, pls. 16, 47 (dated first quarter 4th century; J. Perlzweig); Kerameikos XVI, pp. 104-7, nos. 326-353, pl. 10 (dated ca. A.D. 270-350; B. Böttger).
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Dionysos/Bacchus (Visual Motif)
Suggested citation
“KE 539 (Middle Roman Athenian Oversized Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <>