KE 1725 (Late Roman Asia Minor Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 454
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Asia Minor Lamp
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Fabric: pale pinkish yellow. Somewhat soft, fine, rare, small, rounded white inclusions and highly micaceous. Hard fired. Somewhat thin, even, dark brown matte slip.
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves most of lower handle and adjacent back wall. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and minor chipping; somewhat worn breaks.
Preserved height
0.041
Preserved length
0.045
Preserved width
0.032
Weight (kg)
0.011
Belongs to Historical Period
Late Roman (Historical Period)
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1725 (Late Roman Asia Minor Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1725>