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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 339
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 23, no. 106, pl. 5 (H. Williams).
Comparanda
Benghazi III.2 (Bailey 1986), p. 57, no. 602, fig. 7, pl. 11; BML II, pp. 14-15, 133, no. Q 766, fig. 13, pl. 2 (Italian product; D. M. Bailey).
Description
Bacchus and panther.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 18% from upper left part of lamp, including small parts of discus and shoulder. Moderate, extensive abrasion and chipping around edges; worn breaks; rare bits of encrustation in relief.
Preserved length
0.029
Preserved width
0.038
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 1292 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1292>