KE 1218 (Middle Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 331
Typological identification
Middle Roman Athenian Lamp, unglazed
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 57, no. 263, pl. 11 (H. Williams).
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.
Discus diameter
0.053
Preserved length
0.079
Preserved width
0.062
Estimated rim diameter
0.075
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Eros/Cupid (Visual Motif)
Drawing
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, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1218>