KE 963 (Late Roman North African Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 246
Typological identification
African Red Slip Lamp Hayes Type I
Comparanda
cf. Selesnow1988, pp. 63, 110, 162-163, no. 269, pl. 37 (Motiv 45; Liebieghaus-Museum Alter Plastik, Frankfurt)
Comparanda
sim. AlarcãodaPonte1976, p. 107, no. 125, pls. XXIX, XXX (Conimbriga)
Comparanda
sim. Menzel1969, pp. 94, 95, no. 613, fig. 79:2 (same format, discus, and shoulder but wreath around cross; RGZM; from Rome)
Comparanda
sim. Ponsich1961, p. 109, no. 380, pl. XXVIII (Timgad)
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 40% from top left part of lamp, including slight, extensive abrasion and moderate chipping around edges; somewhat worn breaks; thin, scattered patches of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 63, no. 320 (H. Williams)
Estimated discus diameter
0.046
Preserved length
0.056
Preserved width
0.036
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Chi-Rho (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 963 (Late Roman North African Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke0963>