KE 957 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 240
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, unglazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai I, p. 138 (R. Scranton); Kenchreai V, p. 56, no. 248, pl. 11 (H. Williams)
Comparanda
Sim. Agora VII, p. 139, no. 1307, pl. 25 (J. Perlzweig).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 80% from top of lamp but missing front right shoulder and entire nozzle. Moderate to severe, extensive abrasion and slight pitting; worn break; thin, widespread, irregular patches of black discoloration.
Discus diameter
0.052
Preserved length
0.075
Width
0.075
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 957 (Middle 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/ke0957>