KTH2197 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
KTH Container 83
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian or Regional Lamp, imitation North African
Description
Wide tear-shaped(?) outline. Thick walls. Circular ring base with low ridge extending to base of handle. Small divot inside base and possible raised decoration?
Fabric description
Typical Late Roman Corinthian red fabric.
Preservation comment
One large fragment preserves entire base and roughly one half of lower walls up to seem. Slight, sparse abrasion and chiping; moderate, extensive encrustation.
Base Diameter
0.033
Preserved height
0.024
Preserved length
0.067
Preserved width
0.052
Weight (kg)
0.005
Material
Ceramic (Material)
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2197 (Late Roman/Early Byzantine Corinthian Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2197>