KE 1775 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Regional Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 475
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian Lamp
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 84, no. 454 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
One large sherd preserves ca. 15% from back left part of lamp, including small part of discus and shoulder and over two-thirds of cruciform handle. Moderate, extensive abrasion and large chips from edges; worn edges; extensive, thin film of encrustation on all surfaces.
Estimated discus diameter
0.047
Preserved length
0.032
Preserved width
0.041
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1775 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Regional Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1775>