KE 1953 (Early Roman Italian Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show fewer links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Area UA (Underwater at south mole)
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 516
Typological identification
Early Roman Italian Lamp
Typological identification comment
Format: Loeschcke Typus I A = Broneer Type XXII = Dressel Form 9 = Bailey Type A Group i (Augustan-Tiberian).
Typological identification comment
Shoulder: Loeschcke Schulterform I/II a.
Comparanda
cf. Bruneau1962, p. 219, fig. 16 (Benaki)
Comparanda
cf. Leibundgut1977, no. 256 (Switzerland)
Comparanda
sim. Waldhauer1914, p. 31, no. 132, pl. XI (same motif but different format; Hermitage).
Description
Zoocephalic comic figures or mimes.
Preservation comment
Intact but missing most of nozzle and three holes (two large) between relief on discus. Moderate to severe, extensive erosion and slight abrasion and chipping around edges; worn breaks. Weathering typical of marine submersion.
Published as
KenchreaiV, p. 17, no. 56, pls. 2, 22 (H. Williams)
Height
0.021
Preserved length
0.072
Width
0.062
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Has visual motif (depicts)
Horse or donkey (Visual Motif)
Drawing
Drawing
Pagescan
Photograph
Photograph