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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 403
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian Lamp, imitation Asia Minor
Comparanda
Asia Minor model: FEph IV.2, p. 158, no. 1413, pl. VIII (Typus X form 2)
Comparanda
Cf. Agora VII, p. 192, no. 2805, pl. 44 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
Cf. Corinth IV.2, p. 241, no. 1059, pl. XIV (O. Broneer)
Comparanda
Sim. Katsioti 2017, p. 289, no. AM 177 (similar style and format; Rhodes, dated ca. A.D. 500-600)
Preservation comment
Intact. A few large chips from top and bottom, and sparse, slight abrasion; thin, extensive film of encrustation; patch of black discoloration on one side, apparently secondary scorching.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 74, no. 402, pls. 18, 24 (H. Williams)
Base Diameter
0.03
Discus diameter
0.038
Length
0.086
Width
0.059
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Suggested citation
“KE 1509 (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/ke1509>