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Lamp

Object Number:43538
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Christian
Provenience: Mediterranean
Date Made: 400-499 AD
Early Date: 400
Late Date: 499
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 5.4 cm
Length: 11.2 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Randolph Clay, 1912

Description

Brick red clay; Elongated shape, solid lug, two holes in discus.

Broneer Type XXXI. Hard, porous, coarse red clay. Nozzle chipped. Red slip, or glaze (?). Discus: Christian monogram (chi-rho). Rim: egg-and-tongue. Circ. stamp on base.

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