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Lamp

Object Number:29-102-108
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Roman
Provenience: Israel
Beth Shean
Archaeology Area: CN II, 25; class G (?)
Period: Roman Period
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Ceramic
Credit Line:Expedition to Beth Shean (Beisan); Clarence Fisher, 1921-1928
Other Number:1101 - Field No SF

Description

Pointed end with three impressed grooves along it; ovoid-shaped body, no nozzle; impressed molded decoration of a garland on the sides abd three grooves under the wick aperture; buff ware, the upper surface covered with red wash; wick aperture blackened by use. Card says this lamp was found with Roman and Byzantine lamps.

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