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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
S 51
Typological identification
Roman/Byzantine Syrian Lamp
Description
Jerash lamp. Solid, handmade zoomorphic handle: horse? 7th-8th century.
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves entire handle and small part of back of body over seam. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion and slight pitting; worn breaks.
Handle total height
0.056
Preserved length
0.019
Preserved width
0.041
Has geographic origin
Syria
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Animal (Visual Motif)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Horse or donkey (Visual Motif)
Drawing
File
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1200 (Early Islamic Syrian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1200>