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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 458
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian or Regional Lamp, copy/imitation Athenian
Comparanda
sim. AgoraVII, p. 141, nos. 1374-1383, pl. 26 (J. Perlzweig)
Comparanda
sim. IsthmiaIII, p. 78, no. 3041, pl. 34 (from Theater; O. Broneeer)
Comparanda
sim. KerameikosXVI, pp. 258-9, nos. 4016, pl. 68 (B. Böttger)
Preservation comment
Five joining sherds preserve almost entire lamp but missing small pieces from back left shoulder and front of base. Slight, somewhat sparse pitting and abrasion; worn breaks; rare specks of encrustation.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 64, no. 326, pls. 14, 23 (H. Williams)
Weight (kg)
0.06
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1730 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1730>