KE 940 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area C (north end of harbor, including mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 227
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian or Regional Lamp, copy/imitation Athenian
Comparanda
Cf. Corinth L-1318 (unpublished)
Comparanda
Cf. Bovon 1966, p. 57, no. 315, pl. 8 (moldmate? Argos)
Comparanda
Cf. Garnett 1975, pp. 204-205, no. 39, fig. 1:40 (Fountain of the Lamps, Corinth, dated early 6th century)
Comparanda
Cf. Koutoussaki 2008, p. 246, no. 338.4, pl. XXXIX, fig. 303 (moldmate?; Argos)
Preservation comment
Intact. Slight erosion, moderate, extensive abrasion, and rare pitting and chipping; frequent specks to film of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, pp. 47-48, no. 225, pls. 9, 23 (H. Williams)
Base Diameter
0.032
Discus diameter
0.049
Length
0.092
Width
0.076
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Drawing
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 940 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0940>