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Collector:
Not Given  Search this
Donor Name:
U.S. Department Of Defense  Search this
Length - Object:
9.15 cm
Width - Object:
5.65 cm
Depth - Object:
3.3 cm
Culture:
Roman - Byzantine Period (400 AD)  Search this
Object Type:
Lamp
Place:
Israel, Asia
Accession Date:
5 Oct 1983
Collection Date:
Dec 1981
Notes:
PEAR-SHAPED, BUFF, CLAY OIL LAMP WITH A DOUBLE RINGED GROOVE INCISED AROUND THE OIL FILL-HOLE. THE UPPER HALF OF THE BODY HAS A RAISED DECORATION OF SLANTED LINES AND CIRCLES ENCLOSING CLUSTERS OF DOTS. THE HANDLE END IS ROUNDED WITH A POINT PROJECTING VERTICALLY FROM THE SURFACE. THE BOTTOM IS ROUNDED WITH A FAINT, RAISED RING "BASE"IN THE CENTER.
Record Last Modified:
31 Mar 2017
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Accession Number:
358150
USNM Number:
A526403-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c2f5b84e-c256-4fa9-9f25-4ae51f9fea8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8282787