KE 735 (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 204
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian lamp, late glazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 56, no. 252 (H. Williams).
Description
Type of lion crouching right
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 35% from top back center to left part of lamp, including over one-half of discus and one-quarter of shoulder. Slight, sparse abrasion and pitting; somewhat worn breaks; infrequent, thick patches of encrustation.
Estimated discus diameter
0.047
Preserved length
0.037
Preserved width
0.049
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Lion (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 735 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0735>