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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 404
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian lamp, late glazed
Comparanda
sim. AgoraVII, p. 184, no. 2605, pl. 41 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
sim. KerameikosXVI, p. 260, no. 4058, pl. 69 (degenerate grapevine; B. Böttger)
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric (pale pinkish red), firing, and surface treatment. Aligned and smoothed seam.
Preservation comment
Intact. Slight, sparse abrasion and extensive, slight to moderate erosion and slight flaking and pitting; numerous thin patches of encrustation on top and scattered specks across bottom.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 66, no. 345 (H. Williams)
Discus diameter
0.028
Length
0.075
Base Length
0.041
Weight (kg)
0.067
Width
0.055
Base Width
0.03
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1510 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1510>