KE 943 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 230
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian Lamp, late unglazed (“postglaze”)
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric (red with tinge of yellow; coarse, with clustered medium angular gray and varied other inclusions), firing (very hard), and surface treatment. Aligned and mostly smoothed seam.
Preservation comment
Almost intact lamp missing front right part. Extensive, moderate abrasion and slight pitting; worn breaks; rare, very thin film of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 66, no. 350 (H. Williams)
Discus diameter
0.028
Preserved length
0.081
Preserved width
0.055
Weight (kg)
0.048
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph