KE 937 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 224
Typological identification
Middle/Late Roman Athenian lamp, early glazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 56, no. 250, pl. 11 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Agora V, p. 61, no. K 17, pl. 36 (H. S. Robinson)=Agora VII, p. 130, no. 974, pl. 21 (J. Perlzweig); Kerameikos XVI, pp. 246, 247, nos. 3749, 3754, pl. 62 (B. Böttger); Garnett 1975, p. 192, no. 10, pl. 43 (Fountain of the Lamps, Corinth); Isthmia III, p. 76, nos. 2987, 2988, pl. 32 (O. Broneer); Wohl 1981, p. 127, no. 6, pl. 34 = Isthmia X, p. 123, no. 314, fig. 2, pl. 38 (B. L. Wohl); Alt-Ägina I.2, p. 61, no. 25, pl. 16 (F. Felten). Sim. Corinth IV.2, p. 259, nos. 1216, 1218, pl. XVIII (O. Broneer).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 40% from top front part of lamp, including over one-half of discus and small part of shoulder up to airhole. Very slight, sparse abrasion and chipping around edges; mostly clean breaks.
Estimated discus diameter
0.059
Preserved length
0.053
Preserved width
0.067
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Lion (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 937 (Middle/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/ke0937>