KE 1127 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Regional Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 302
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian or Regional Lamp, imitation North African
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 84, no. 447, pl. 20 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 35% of upper middle to back part of lamp, including less than one-half of discus, more than one-half of shoulder and outer rim, and upper handle. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion and patches of scratching; worn breaks; thin film of encrustation in relief.
Estimated discus diameter
0.035
Preserved length
0.064
Preserved width
0.067
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph