KE 1903 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 499
Typological identification
Late Roman Corinthian or Regional Lamp, copy/imitation Athenian
Bibliography
Kenchreai V, p. 62, no. 309 (H. Williams).
Preservation comment
Two joining sherds preserve ca. 65% of upper middle to left part of lamp, including over one-half of discus, left shoulder up to middle of nozzle, and upper handle. Moderate, somewhat extensive abrasion and minor gouging; somewhat worn breaks; faint white patches of white discoloration (calcareous?).
Discus length
0.039
Preserved length
0.088
Preserved width
0.048
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Christian Cross (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KE 1903 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2020. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke1903>