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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 130
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 21, no. 94, pl. 4 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Alvarez-Ossorio 1942, pp. 277, 282, no. 2-13.525, fig. 4 (from Cordoba, in Museo Arqueológico Nacional, Madrid); Fernández-Chicarro 1952/3, pp. 75, 77, no. 65, fig. 47.1 (Museo Arqueológico de Sevilla); Benghazi III.2, pp. 71, 72, 134, nos. C 481, C 930, figs. 7, 9 (incl local copy; D. M. Bailey); Palanques 1992, no. 324, pl. 10 (Pollentia); Bussière and Wohl 2017, Getty lamps on-line no. 197 (from North Africa).
Comparanda
Sim. BML III, pp. 5, 213, no. Q 1878, pl. 32, fig. 4 (local product; from Cyrene, dated 2nd century; D. M. Bailey); Martin 1997, p. 272, no. 20, fig. 41:c (Cretan product? Gortina II); Koutoussaki 2008, p. 144, no. 125, fig. 112, pl. XIV=2012 (LychActa 3), pp. 202, 208, fig. 12 (same motif but different format; Argos).
Description
Type of Triton blowing horn left.
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Triton (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Suggested citation
“KE 549 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0549>