Corinth Object: L 1667
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   L 1667
Category Code:   L
Object Number:   1667
Description:   Lamp with flat bottom surrounded by groove, deep straight flaring body, pared shoulder, broad flat rim; broad ring surrounding deep concave disk with central fill hole surrounded by flat ring. Start of raised panel around nozzle. Pierced vertical lug handle.
Decoration:   Rim: ovules; disk: rays. Handle: 2 grooves to base.
Writing:   inscribed. Inscribed on bottom, Greek:KRPOU = KARPOU2 diagonal strokes at base of K
Material:   Fine buff clay with few fine round voids.
Munsell Color:   Near 10YR 7/5
Condition:   Complete profile. Four joining frgts., all bottom, 1/4 body, 1/4+ rim, all disk, handle, base of nozzle.
Manufacture:   MM
Dimensions Actual:   H00.033 (rim) H00.051 (max)
Dimensions Preserved:   L00.078
Dimensions Restored:   D00.08 (max)
Period:   Middle Roman (2/2 2nd c-4th c AD)
Chronology:   2nd to early 3rd c. A.C.
Provenance:   Corinth
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Image: bw 2000 012 25
Notebook Page: NB 135, spread 92 (pp. 174 - 175)