Pottery lamp. Deep, sharply carinated lamp; handle in form of cross. Plain discus, with double rim, the inner one of which extends to surround the wick-hole, forming a nozzle-channel. Sharply defined base, concave within. Brown clay. Damage to the nozzle.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Iconomu Type XXXIII
- Length: 9.13 centimetres
- Width: 6.53 centimetres
- Height: 5.14 centimetres
Close: 'Archeologia' iv, 4, 1962, p. 27, from Caravec in Bulgaria; Bernhard, M.L., 1955. ‘Lampki starożytne’. Warsaw : Wydawnictwo sztuka, 340. Near: 'Bulletin du Musée de Beyrouth' xv, 1959, pl. CIII, 6, from Ghine.
fair - damage to the nozzle and handle
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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