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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 286
Typological identification
Early/Middle Roman Asia Minor Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 26, no. 133, pl. 6 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Cf. Priene 1895-1898 (Wiegand and Schrader 1904), pp. 454, 455-6, no. 297, fig. 562; Miltner 1930, pp. 109, 111, no. 142, fig. 50:a (Klagenfurt); Délos XXVI (Bruneau 1965), pp. 129, 130, nos. 4618, 4621, pl. 30; ForschEph IX.3 (Meriç 2002), pp. 122-123, 130, no. L 64, pl. 79 (Schachtbrunnen am Staatsmarkt); Balestrazzi 1988, p. 374, nos. 1038-1046, pls. 160-163 (Museo di Aquileia); LABN I, p. 43, no. 42 (Collection Froehner; from Cyprus; M.-C. Hellmann).
Comparanda
Sim. Agora VII, p. 83, no. 129, pls. 5, 52 (double discus rim); Heres 1968, p. 193, no. 63, fig. 15, pl. 33:7 (Louvre); BML III, pp. 246, 342, 343, nos. Q 2011 (smaller nozzle), Q 2749-2751 (with handle), pls. 42, 84 (Egypt and Knidos); Topleanu 2012, p. 66, no. 23 (Museum Prahova-Ploesti, Romania).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 60% from upper middle to right part of lamp, including over one-half of discus, the right shoulder, and the entire nozzle. Moderate, extensive abrasion; worn breaks; scattered specks of encrustation.
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Suggested citation
“KE 1110 (Early Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1110>