KE 739 (Late Roman Asia Minor Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area E (north side of harbor)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 208
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Asia Minor Lamp
Comparanda
cf. ArchDelt 13 (1930/1931), p. 30, fig. 20 (Mytilene)
Comparanda
cf. BMLIII, p. 387, no. Q 3154, pl. 109 (moldmate?; from Kalymnos, dated ca. A.D. 500-600; D. R. Bailey)
Comparanda
sim. EphesosIV.2, p. 189, no. 179, pl. XIII (Seven Sleepers; F. Miltner)
Comparanda
sim. Katsioti2017, pp. 316, 318, 320, nos. AM 253, AM 258, AM 262 (different wreaths; Rhodes, dated ca. A.D. 500-600)
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve 65% or discus, 30% of back shoulder, entire handle, and ca. 30% of base and back lower wall. Frequent, slight abrasion and minor scratching on raised surfaces; somewhat worn breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 73, no. 393, pl. 17 (H. Williams)
Base Diameter
0.035
Discus diameter
0.038
Preserved length
0.052
Preserved width
0.053
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 739 (Late Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0739>