KE 936 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 223
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Athenian Lamp, imitation North African
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 62, no. 306, pl. 13 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 55% of lamp but missing nozzle and middle to front part of base. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion and sparse pitting and scratching; worn breaks; extensive, thin film of encrustation.
Discus length
0.045
Discus width
0.037
Preserved length
0.071
Width
0.057
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 936 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0936>