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Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 495
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Typological identification comment
Shoulder: Loeschcke Schulterform II a
Comparanda
Same motif but elongated nozzle and triangular thumbplate: BMLII, pp. 50, 206, no. Q 1005, fig. 53, pls. 28, 35, 95 (Italian, dated ca. A.D. 30-70; D. M. Bailey)
Comparanda
Same motif but with tight spacing around central ring(s) and double nozzle: Deneauve1969, p. 146, no. 546, pl. LVI (Carthage); CahnKlaiber1977, pp. 191-192, 345, no. 197, pl. 18 (Universität Tübingen; from Alexandria); Balestrazzi1988, p. 298, no. 807, pl. 123 (Museo di Aquileia).
Comparanda
Same motif with more tight spacing around central ring(s): Loeschcke1919, p. 399, no. 458, pl. XVI (Vindonissa); Jacopi19321933, p. 531, fig. 68 (Kamiros); Vegas1966, p. 103, no. 39, pls. 1, 7 (Novaesium [Neuss])
Comparanda
cf. BémontChew2007, pp. 106, 180, 440, décor D 166, no. IT 17, pl. 15 (Loeschcke Typus IV=Bailey Type B Group ii; Musée d’archéologie nationale de Saint-Germain-en-Laye; Italian product?)
Comparanda
cf. Deneauve1969, p. 114, no. 325, pl. XXXVIII (Carthage)
Comparanda
cf. Farka1977, p. 235, no. 535, pl. 39 (Magdalensburg)
Comparanda
cf. Heres1972, p. 28, no. 142, pl. 18 (Antikensammlung Berlin; from Asia Minor)
Comparanda
cf. Hübinger1993, pp. 67-68, no. 114, pl. 14 (Akademisches Kunstmuseum, Universität-Bonn; Italian product, from Sardis)
Comparanda
cf. Menzel1969, pp. 26-28, no. 88, fig. 25:14 (RGZM; from Rome)
Description
Type of military arms and armor.
Preservation comment
One small sherd preserves ca. 8% of discus and small part of shoulder. Slight, extensive abrasion and slight chip around edges; worn breaks; frequent specks to patches of encrustation in grooves.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 23, no. 107, pl. 5 (H. Williams)
Estimated diameter upper bound
0.08
Maximum preserved dimension
0.027
Estimated rim diameter
0.075
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Suggested citation
“KE 1899 (Early Roman Italian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2022. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1899>