KE 1726 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Writing transcription
Ϲω
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 455 a, b
Typological identification
Late Roman Athenian Lamp, late unglazed (“postglaze”)
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 68, no. 370b (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
Five joining sherds (a+b) preserve ca. 60% of lamp, including most of discus, over one-half of left and right shoulder, entire handle, and roughly one-third of walls and base. Slight to moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and rare scratching and chipping; somewhat worn breaks; scattered specks of encrustation.
Preserved length
0.092
Estimated rim diameter
0.044
Width
0.071
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
File
File
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1726 (Late Roman Athenian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1726>