KE 568 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 137
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIC Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 43, no. 160, pl. 8 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Corinth IV.2, pp. 196-7, no. 627, pl. XXVII (O. Broneer); FDelphes V.1, p. 192, no. 545, fig. 833=Bruneau 1971, pp. 461, 462, 463, no. 16, figs. 18, 19; Bruneau 1977, pp. 286, 287, no. 76, fig. 43 (Benaki); Tarsus I, p. 130, no. 423, fig. 111 (H. Goldman and F. F. Jones).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 70% from top and back of lamp, including nearly entire discus, one-third of shoulder, upper handle, and small part of back wall. Moderate to severe, extensive abrasion, pitting and slight flaking; worn breaks.
Estimated discus diameter
0.061
Preserved length
0.094
Preserved width
0.076
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Triton (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Suggested citation
“KE 568 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0568>