KTH2590 (Early Roman Corinthian Imitative Lamp) [permalink] [show more links]
In or from KTH Container
http://kenchreai.org/kaa/kth/kth-container-86
Logical part of
Threpsiades Inventoried Objects
Typological identification
Early Roman Corinthian Lamp, copy/imitation Italian
Description
Circular outline. Discus slopes down and inward; two framing grooves toward rim. Thin walls with thick interior join, sloping steeply inward toward base.
Description
Early Roman Corinthian “white“ lamp fabric: pale buff, fine, somewhat soft. Slip: 10YR 5/1, reddish gray. Thin, somewhat even, semimatte, flaking everywhere in small bits, covers discus and extends slightly down walls.
Preservation comment
One fragment preserves roughly one quarter of outer discus and rim. Slight, sparse abrasion and slight, somewhat extensive encrustation.
Estimated body diameter
0.09
Preserved height
0.012
Weight (kg)
0.006
Drawing
Photograph
Suggested citation
“KTH2590 (Early Roman Corinthian Imitative Lamp).” In Kenchreai Archaeological Archive, edited by J.L. Rife and S. Heath. The American Excavations at Kenchreai, 2013-2019. <http://kenchreai.org/kth/kth2590>