KE 698 (Early Roman Italian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 190
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Western models or copies?: Loeschcke1919, p. 399, nos. 455, 456, pls. X, XVI (Vindonissa); Evelein1928, p. 12, no. 45, pl. II (Italian?, from Nijmegen; Museum Kam); Farka1977, p. 313, no. 1337, pl. 34 (fragment; from Magdalensburg; Kärtner Museum); Leibundgut1977, pp. 171, 249, no. 452, pl. 43 (Motiv 242; from Vindonissa); BenghaziIII.2, p. 44, no. C 279, fig. 6 (fragment; Italian; D. M. Bailey)
cf. BMLIII, pp. 60, 284, 303, nos. Q 2296, Q 2388, Q 2389, fig. 70, pl. 57 (Loeschcke Type 4; from Salamis or Kourion, Cyprus, dated second half 1st century C.E. and ca. 40-100 C.E.; D. M. Bailey)
cf. BenghaziIII.2, p. 120, no. C 815, pl. XXIII (local product; D. M. Bailey)
cf. Osborne1924, p. 11, no. 43, pl. III (Société archéologique d‘Alexandrie)
cf. SalamineChypreVII, p. 145, no. 414, pl. 22 (Cyprus Museum, Nicosia; T. Oziol)
sim. EphesosIV.2, p. 185, no. 127, pl. XII (Magnesian Gate; F. Miltner)
Discus with central relief and filling hole below right: biga charging right; details of reins and ground line visible.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 22, no. 100 (incorrect in concordance; H. Williams)
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Horse or donkey (Visual Motif)
Suggested citation
“KE 698 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <>