KE 935 (Late Roman Asia Minor Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 222
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Asia Minor Lamp
Comparanda
Sim. Abadie-Reynal and Sodini 1992, p. 73, nos. L39, L40, fig. 30, pl. IX:i-k (Thasos, first half 6th century)
Comparanda
Sim. Fischer and Welling 1984, p. 389, no. 51 (same format and discus but grapevine on shoulder; Münster)
Comparanda
Sim. Menzel 1969, pp. 95, 97, no. 625, fig. 79:9 (from Miletus; Mainz)
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves 60% of middle to front discus, part of adjacent shoulder, and top base of neck. Slight, sparse abrasion and scratching; worn breaks; very thin, extensive film of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 74, no. 396, pl. 18 (H. Williams)
Discus width
0.047
Preserved length
0.051
Preserved width
0.054
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 935 (Late Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0935>