KE 559 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Regional Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 133
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian or Regional Lamp, imitation North African
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 83, no. 436, pl. 20 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
Intact but missing front 20% of wall and entire nozzle. Very slight, sparse abrasion but otherwise surface in good condition and breaks clean; infrequent, thin patches of encrustation. Front half of lamp shows gray to black discoloration (scorching?).
Base Diameter
0.032
Discus length
0.039
Discus width
0.036
Preserved length
0.107
Width
0.073
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 559 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Regional Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0559>