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Object Number: 54-28-236
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Provenience: Cyprus
Kourion
Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates
Locus: Tr 9
Period: Hellenistic Period
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Ceramic
Height: 2.8cm
Width: 9.4cm
Outside Diameter:5.9cm
Credit Line:Cyprus Expedition, George H. McFadden, 1954
Other NumberL1235 - Other Number

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.


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