Ke 2457 (Early-Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Comment
Inventory and subject numbers created and object studied in 2022.
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 582
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVIIA Lamp
Description
Circular outline. Discus with raised rim and central filling with wide, raised rim; rays. Mostly flat shoulder with medium ovules. Loop handle with two grooves.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric (buff), firing, and surface treatment. Small clay nodules in grooves.
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 40% of central to back discus, ca. 25% and most of handle. Very slight, sparse abrasion and scratching; clean breaks.
Estimated body diameter
0.08
Discus diameter
0.042
Preserved length
0.053
Preserved width
0.052
Weight (kg)
0.01
Other Dimensions
p.H. handle 0.018
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Ke 2457 (Early-Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2024. <http://kenchreai.org/ke/ke2457>