KE 1134 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 309
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian lamp, late glazed
Comparanda
Kenchreai V, p. 58, no. 269 (H. Williams).
Description
Poseidon with trident?
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 28% of upper back part of lamp, including small part of discus, left and back shoulder, and upper handle. Moderate, extensive abrasion and slight pitting and chipping around edges; worn breaks; thin, faint film of encrustation.
Preserved length
0.055
Preserved width
0.056
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Poseidon/Neptune (Visual Motif)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1134 (Late 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/ke1134>