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Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 331
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, unglazed
See Ke1211 for full description.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 75% from upper part of lamp, including most of discus, over two-thirds of shoulder, and most of nozzle. Slight, extensive abrasion and rare cracking and chipping around edges; worn breaks; scattered patches of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 57, no. 263, pl. 11 (H. Williams)
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Eros/Cupid (Visual Motif)
Linked to

KE 1211 (Middle/Late Roman Athenian Lamp)

Suggested citation
“KE 1218 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2023. <>