KE 697 (Early Roman Italian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 189
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric, firing, and surface treatment.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves interior discus. Moderate, extensive abrasion and chipping; slip mostly eroded and flaked away; worn breaks. Weathering consistent with long marine submersion.
Weight (kg)
Belongs to Historical Period
Early Roman (Historical Period)
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 697 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <>