Corinth Object: KL 4
Collection:   Corinth
Type:   Object
Name:   KL 4
Category:   Lamps
Category Code:   KL
Object Number:   4
Description:   Lamp with echinoid body, contracting to base of offset rim. Horizontal lug handle, rectangular in plan, thin strap in section.
Decoration:   Black glaze on rim; on handle 3 black stripes across width, with long stripe along either side, creating ladder pattern.
Material:   Fine pale yellow clay.
Munsell Color:   Near 2.5Y 8/3
Condition:   Fragment. Single frgt., small part of body to base of rim, complete handle.
Dimensions Actual:   W00.028 (handle)
Dimensions Preserved:   H00.020 L00.053
Period:   Archaic (7th-6th c.)
Chronology:   Late 7th-early 6th c. B.C.
Area:   Potters' Quarter
Context:   NB106 P95
Provenance:   Corinth
Findspot Description:   Potters' Quarter. Well I.
Bibliography:   Stillwell 1952, Corinth 15.2, cat. 17, p. 256
Site:   Corinth
City:   Ancient Corinth
Country:   Greece
References:   Publication: Stillwell, Corinth 15:2, 1952
Monument: Potters' Quarter
Image: bw 6480
Basket: NB106 P95