KE 734 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area C (north end of harbor, including mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 203
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, unglazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 54, no. 234, pl. 10 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Cf. Agora VII, p. 124, no. 843, pl. 19 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
Cf. NAM 3144 (unpublished)
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve ca. 50% from top center to front right part of lamp, including three quarters of discus and less than one-quarter of shoulder up to lateral edge of wickhole. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion and slight, sparse pitting; worn breaks.
Estimated discus diameter
0.063
Preserved length
0.073
Preserved width
0.064
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Person (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 734 (Middle 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/ke0734>