lamp-ornament / lamp
Copper alloy handle-ornament in the form of a cross, broken from a lamp; one arm of the cross is lost. At the rear is part of a ring-handle and a strut supporting the cross. Surface coloration: patchy dark and light green.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, monastery
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 4.6 centimetres
Analysis: copper: 75.7; lead: 20.1; tin: 3.26; zinc: 0.33.
label attached '2' (bailey 1996, 77)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- 2 (label attached)
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Object reference number: YCA32220
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