KE 937 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 224
Typological identification
Middle/Late Roman Athenian lamp, early glazed
Kenchreai V, p. 56, no. 250, pl. 11 (H. Williams).
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
Preserved length
Preserved width
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Lion (Visual Motif)
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. <>