KE 1214 (Middle-Late Roman Athenian Lamp with Multiple Nozzles) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Writing transcription
[Κ]Υ
Comment
JLR 6-2022: scale suggests only two nozzles.
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 327
Typological identification
Middle/Late Roman Athenian lamp, early glazed
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric (orangish red, medium fine, smooth fracture but slightly platy), firing, and surface treatment (somewhat thick, even, semimatte slip, deep red with tinge of purple).
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves entire central handle and adjacent discus and two joining fragments preserve ca. 70% of base. Slight to moderate, extensive abrasion and extensive chipping around edges; widely flaking slip; worn breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 67, no. 358 (H. Williams)
Weight (kg)
0.03
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1214 (Middle-Late Roman Athenian Lamp with Multiple Nozzles).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1214>