KE 948 (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 235
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian or Regional Lamp, copy/imitation Athenian
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, pp. 61-2, no. 301, pl. 13 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Athenian lamp sim. Agora VII, p. 181, no. 2519, pl. 40 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
Athenian lamp sim. Kerameikos XVI, p. 294, no. 4698, pl. 82 (B. Böttger)
Preservation comment
Intact. Very slight, sparse abrasion and rare chip on bottom; rare specks of encrustation on bottom; film of white discoloration (calcareous?).
Discus length
0.039
Discus width
0.032
Length
0.092
Base Length
0.057
Width
0.058
Base Width
0.038
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 948 (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/ke0948>