KE 741 (Late Roman North African Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 177
Typological identification
African Red Slip Lamp Hayes Type II
Comparanda
Sim. discus motif rider but in different pose: Brants1913, p. 66, no. 1164, pl. VIII (Rijksmuseum, Leiden; from Tunis)
Comparanda
Sim. motif deCardaillac1922, pp. 121, 122, fig. 161 (from Cherchel)
Comparanda
cf. Brussière2007, pp. 113, 117-118, nos. C 452, C 541, pl. 33 (former in Musée de Timgad, from area; latter in Musée de Setif, from Kh. Agoub)
Comparanda
sim. motif Bussière2007, p. 113, no. C 448, pl. 133 (Musée d‘Hippone; from area)
Comparanda
sim. motif Ennabli1976, p. 78, no. 232, pl. XII (Musée du Bardo; from Carthage)
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 18% of upper back part of lamp, including roughly one-third of middle to back discus and upper handle. Surface is in good condition with slight abrasion and chipping around handle; clean breaks.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 80, no. 411, pl. 18 (H. Williams)
Preserved length
0.078
Preserved width
0.044
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Horse or donkey (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Person (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 741 (Late Roman North African Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0741>