KE 755 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Writing transcription
Ⲥ-branch-Ⲱ
Logical part of
Area C (north end of harbor, including mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 209
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian Lamp, late unglazed (“postglaze”)
Comparanda
sim. Karivieri1996, p. 202, no. 139, pl. 12 (dated late 5th century)
Comparanda
sim. KerameikosXVI, p. 284, no. 4568, pl. 78 (B. Böttger)
Preservation comment
Intact. Frequent, slight abrasion, pitting, and scratching; extensive, very thin film of encrustation and rare specks.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 65, no. 340, pls. 15, 24 (H. Williams)
Discus diameter
0.046
Handle total height
0.043
Length
0.098
Base Length
0.071
Width
0.069
Base Width
0.042
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 755 (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/ke0755>