107846
107847
107848
107849
107850
107851
 
Object is on Display
New Search

Lamp

Object Number:
54-28-236
Current Location:
Provenience:
Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus:
Tr 9
Period:
Hellenistic Period
Section:
Mediterranean
Materials:
Ceramic
Description:
Mould made. Quite worn, nozzle broken at end. Handleless except for small worn lug near fill hole. Thick ridge distinguishes fill hole from body of lamp. Perpendicular radiating ridges around fill hole (outside disc area). Long nozzle with evidence of burning at wick. Base somewhat concave. Thick fabric. Clay mixture of fine and gritty with bits, and bit and drag scars. Fired buff throughout. Smoothed but no evidence of slip or glaze.
Height:
2.8cm
Width:
9.4cm
Outside Diamater:
5.9cm
Credit Line:
Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden
Other Number:
L1235   -   Other Number

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)
View Objects in this Exhibition

You may also be interested in these objects:



See a problem? Let us know online.collections@pennmuseum.org

Select objects to add to My Finds list using



Clear List Next - View List
My Finds