KE 606 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 146
Typological identification
Middle/Late Roman Athenian lamp, early glazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, pp. 58-9, no. 270 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Cf. Agora VII, p. 132, no. 1023, pl. 21 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
Cf. Gill and Hedgecock 1992, p. 420, no. 29, fig. 29 (Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge)
Comparanda
Cf. Karivieri 1996, p. 68, fig. 29 (NAM 3118)
Comparanda
Cf. Kerameikos XVI, pp. 182-3, nos. 2107, 2108, pl. 39 (B. Böttger)
Description
Type of ship sailing right with backwards mast.
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve ca. 40% from upper middle to right part of lamp, including roughly one-quarter of right discus and one-quarter of right back shoulder. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and slight chipping around edges; mostly clean breaks.
Estimated discus diameter
0.059
Preserved length
0.063
Preserved width
0.053
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Marine Activities
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 606 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0606>