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Lamp Fragment

Object Number:29-102-86
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: Level I or II, Summit, West side
Period: Byzantine
Early Arabic
Date Made: 300-1100
Early Date: 300
Late Date: 1100
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:3146 - Field No SF

Description

Light brown ware, mottled red and black slip; part of the handle having a large triangular shape and bearing a molded decoration in a leaf pattern on its upper surface. The back of the handle has a circular piercing at the junction of the handle and body. There are 2 incised lines around the junction of the pierced part and the triangular part of the handle.

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