KTH0333 (Late Roman Glass Conical Lamp) [permalink] [next] [show more links]
Type
Inventoried Object
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Description
Conical lamp. Slightly rounded, flaring upper wall. Cracked-off rim, slightly thickened outward and sloping down. Slightly, horizontal indentation below rim; and sharp, horizontal, wheel-cut groove below that.
Fabric, firing, and surface description
Yellowish colorless with a tinge of pink (PMS 601/7586 C). Semitransparent. Frequent pinprick and uncommon small, spherical and elongated bubbles.
Label or tag text
Κεγχρέες 31-7-76 | 15δ | Θρεπσιάδου | τεμ. γυάλιου
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves 23% of rim and upper body. Slight, extensive iridescence and crizzling.
Preserved height
0.031
Estimated rim diameter
0.1
Material
Glass (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH0333 (Late Roman Glass Conical Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2021. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth0333>