KE 963 (Late Roman North African Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer 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 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; p. 81, no. 419, pl. 19 (H. Williams; the former number is correct, the latter is a misidentification of L578 in concordance [p. 101)
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