KE 1381 (Early Roman Italian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 388
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Typological identification comment
Format: Loeschcke Typus I B/C = Broneer Type XXII = Dressel Form 9 = Bailey Type A Group iii (Late Augustan-Early Flavian).
Typological identification comment
Shoulder: Loeschcke III a.
Comparanda
Similar discus motif but different format: BMLII, pp. 79, 320, no. Q 1259, fig. 87, pl. 65 (signed ALEXAN; “central Italian“, dated ca. A.D. 90-140; D. M. Bailey).
Preservation comment
Three joining sherds preserve almost complete lamp but missing ca. 15% from front, including nozzle. Slight, sparse abrasion and minor chipping; mostly clean breaks; scattered specks of encrustation.
Published as
Hawthorne1965, pp. 199-200
Published as
KenchreaiV, pp. 17-18, no. 59, pl. 3 (H. Williams)
Body diameter
0.071
Discus diameter
0.053
Preserved length
0.082
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Horse or donkey (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan