KE 1178 (Early Roman Corinthian Imitative Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
P 312
Typological identification
Early Roman Corinthian Lamp
Typological identification comment
Copy of South Russian format
Comparanda
For format see e.g. Waldhauer 1914, pp. 15, 54, no. 387, pl. XXXVIII (Hermitage; from Kertsch); Agora VII, p. 72, nos. 4, 6, pl. 1 (import dated late 1st century B.C./early 1st century A.D.; J. Perlzweig).
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 15% from upper back part of lamp, including small part of discus and rim and upper handle. Slight, extensive abrasion and sparse pitting; wrong breaks; thin patches of encrustation.
Preserved length
0.036
Preserved width
0.042
Material
Ceramic (Material)
File
Photograph