KE 1217 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Writing transcription
Δ? Α̣?
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 330
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian lamp, late glazed
Comparanda
Cf. Corinth IV.2, p. 242, no. 1070, pl. XV (O. Broneer)
Comparanda
Cf. Kerameikos XVI, pp. 289, no. 4638, pl. 80 (same design but rosette on square discus slightly different; B. Böttger).
Comparanda
Sim. Agora VII, p. 144, no. 1445, pl. 27 (same design without rosette in square discus; J. Perlzweig).
Preservation comment
Intact but missing ca. 30% from middle to front base. Moderate to severe areas of erosion and flaking, slight, somewhat extensive abrasion, minor gouging and scratching; worn breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 60, no. 286, pl. 12 (H. Williams)
Discus length
0.045
Discus width
0.054
Length
0.115
Width
0.081
Base Width
0.051
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1217 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1217>