KE 640 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 164
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian or Regional Lamp, copy/imitation Athenian
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 63, no. 322 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
Two large joining sherds preserve ca. 65% of lamp, including roughly three-quarters of discus and shoulder, entire handle, one-half of nozzle, and nearly entire wall and base. Slight, sparse abrasion and chipping; mostly clean breaks; thin, extensive patches of encrustation on all surfaces.
Discus length
0.045
Discus length
0.065
Discus width
0.039
Discus width
0.04
Length
0.099
Width
0.063
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 640 (Late 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/ke0640>