KE 929 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 216
Typological identification
Howland Type 25 Lamp
Typological identification comment
Howland Type 25A‘ (dated late second quarter 4th-second quarter 3rd cs.) = Scheibler Typ RSL 4 (dated 370-250); cf. AgoraXXIX, p. 495 (S. Rotroff suggests redating 25A‘: “to ca. 260“)
KenchreaiV, p. 5, no. 14 (H. Williams)
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves roughly lower one half of lamp. Extensive, moderate abrasion and large chips; very worn breaks; rare small patches of thick encrustation.
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 929 (Late Classical-Early Hellenistic Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2023. <>