KE 789 (Early Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 211
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIA Lamp
Typological identification
Early Roman Corinthian Lamp, Transitional
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 44, no. 163, pl. 8 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Bruneau 1977, p. 278, no. 29, fig. 31 (no signature; from Amphissa, Musée des Delphes); Kerameikos XVI, p. 88, no. 29, pl. 3 (no signature; dated first half 2nd century).
Preservation comment
Eleven joining sherds preserve 80% from top of lamp and upper walls but missing small pieces of discus and shoulder and nearly entire nozzle. Slight, very sparse abrasion; mostly clean breaks; thin, extensive film of encrustation.
Estimated discus diameter
0.068
Preserved length
0.104
Preserved width
0.094
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 789 (Early Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0789>