KE 753 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 187
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian lamp, late glazed
Comparanda
Shoulder motif cf. Ke0735-L0204
Comparanda
Shoulder motif cf. AgoraVII, pp. 175-176, nos. 2412, 2413, pl. 38 (crouching lion on discus; J. Perlzweig)
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric, firing, and surface treatment. Widely smoothed seem and slight rights extending up sides of handle.
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve ca. 10% of back right shoulder, entire handle and adjacent back wall, and ca. 30% of bottom. Slight to moderate, sparse abrasion; slightly worn breaks; scattered patches of encrustation.
Weight (kg)
0.027
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 753 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0753>