Ke 2918 (Early-Middle Roman Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Comment
Number assigned to uninventoried lamp sherd in May 2024.
Logical part of
Chicago/Indiana/Vanderbilt Excavations Inventoried Objects
Subject number
L 1035
Typological identification
Broneer Type XXVII Lamp
Description
Flat base with one circular groover around incuse signature: ΕΥ[ ] | Υ [last letter underdotted].
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Typical fabric, firing, and surface treatment: fine buff.
Label or tag text
UA150 | 4C III 2a | Lamp | 17 July. 68 | p. 91, UA II
Preservation comment
One sherd preserves ca. 20% of base and small part of back right lower wall. Slight, sparse abrasion and chipping around edge. Slightly worn breaks. Sparse black speckling and powdery surface. Wesathering consistent with long marine submersion.
Preserved length
0.0397
Preserved width
0.0338
Weight (kg)
0.001
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Photograph
Suggested citation
“Ke 2918 (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/ke2918>