KE 1120 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 296
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIC Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 55, no. 238, pl. 10 (H. Williams)
Comparanda
Siebert 1966, pp. 508, 509, no. 19, fig. 26 (NAM 3200; signed ΠΡΕΙΜΟΥ); Bruneau 1971, p. 469, no. 27, fig. 28 (Musée de Delphes); Agora VII, p. 123, no. 834, pl. 19; Isthmia III, p. 69, no. 2831, pl. 31 (Northeast Reservoir; O. Broneer). For motif in Athenian lamps see also Kerameikos XVI, p. 146, nos. 1236, 1240, pl. 27.
Description
Mostly flat shoulder has small ovules. Concave discus with flat framing ring has relief of youthful man standing to right and head bent down. Type of erotic symplegma.
Discus diameter
0.065
Length
0.112
Width
0.084
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Sexual Activity (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Suggested citation
“KE 1120 (Early/Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1120>