University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:97-123-38
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Ramleh
Palestine
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 50-199 AD
Early Date: 50
Late Date: 199
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Mould-Made
Height: 2.3 cm
Length: 8.65 cm
Width: 6.25 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-123-38 - Old Museum Number
14567 - ANSP Number

Description

Pinched lug handle at back. Concave disc undecorated; 4 concentric circles within; large fill hole in center of disc. Nozzle crude, possibly handmade; no evidence of burning. 3 concentric circles on base. Flesn colored clay, no glaze or polish evident


Bibliography:

[Book] Broneer, Oscar. 1930. Terracotta Lamps.. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. Vol. 4, 2. pg. 339 Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Type XXVIView Objects related to this Type Citation
[Book] The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, and Perlzweig, Judith. 1961. The Athenian Agora: Lamps of the Roman Period: First to Seventh Century after Christ.. Princeton. The American School of Classical Studies at Athens. Vol. 7. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 629-30, pl. 14View Objects related to this Type Citation

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