KE 1124 (Early Byzantine Regional Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 299
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian or Regional Lamp, imitation North African
Typological identification comment
Corinthian(?) copy of regional imitation of North African lamp
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve complete lamp but missing front of nozzle. Slight, somewhat extensive abrasion and slight chipping around edges; slightly worn breaks; streaks of gray to black discoloration on upper right wall and underwide of nozzle (secondary scorching?).
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 83, no. 435, pl. 20 (H. Williams)
Estimated discus diameter
0.033
Preserved length
0.092
Width
0.065
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1124 (Early Byzantine Regional Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1124>