KE 1903 (Late Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer 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).
Comparanda
Cf. Ke 951 and lamps cited there.
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