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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 265
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, globule-volute
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 56, no. 247 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Haken 1958, pp. 101-2, no. 106, pl. XIV (Národního Musea, Prague); Agora VII, p. 138, nos. 1259-1263, pl. 25 (J. Perlzweig); Kerameikos XVI, p. 188, no. 2302, pl. 41 (B. Böttger).
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves ca. 30% from the top back part of the lamp, including a small part of discus, less than one-third of shoulder, and part of upper handle. Slight, somewhat sparse abrasion and chipping; worn breaks.
Estimated discus diameter
0.034
Preserved length
0.038
Preserved width
0.057
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 982 (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/ke0982>