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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 325
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Comparanda
cf. BMLII, pp. 15, 224, no. Q 1060, fig. 13, pl. 37 (Italian; D. M. Bailey)
Comparanda
cf. BMLIII, pp. 5, 6, 394, no. Q 3019, fig. 6, pl. 98 (“might well be Apollo“; from Artemiseion, Ephesus, dated 1st century A.D.; D. M. Bailey)
Comparanda
sim. BMLIII, pp. 8-10, 157, no. Q 1492, fig. 13, pl. 1 (from Colchester; D. M. Bailey)
Comparanda
sim. Balestrazzi1988, vol. 1, p. 257, no. 702, vol. 2, p. 72, Motivo II.a.4.7.1, pl. 113 (same motif but without grapes; Aquileia)
Comparanda
sim. Ladstätter2010b, p. 248, no. A-K 591, pl. 96 (ROW; Hanghaus 2, Wohneinheit 1, Ephesus)
Comparanda
sim. Mlasowsky1993, pp. 90-91, no. 80 (Kestner-Museum, Hannover; “italisch(?)“)
Description
Type of Bacchus head frontal.
Preservation comment
One small sherd preserves middle of discuss. Severe, extensive abrasion and pitting; worn edges; extensive film of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 21, no. 95, pl. 5 (identified as type of Medusa; H. Williams)
Maximum preserved dimension
0.027
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Dionysos/Bacchus (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Suggested citation
“KE 1212 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1212>